I told the players we have to keep that happiness, pride and confidence of the way we played.
United's £89m club-record signing is facing the Italian giants for the first time since returning to Old Trafford in 2016.
The Croatian boss replaced Davide Ballardini before the worldwide break for his third spell in charge of Genoa and he made an immediate impact as the Italian champions failed to record a victory for the first time in nine league games this season.
And Mourinho has been linked with the Real Madrid job this weekend with Julen Lopetegui under huge pressure. I have four kids, I am healthy - I have everything, so the rest doesn't interfere on me.
"Here I really do my best, I just push myself to the maximum and that's something at Milan I really didn't manage".
"I'm serious. I want to thank Sarri for his honest and Chelsea for it's honesty too".
"I know all about the history, I won trophies here". I don't think he deserves anything more than the facts that his club was strong with him and he went through a situation that in the end he recognises that he was wrong.
"The truth always comes in first position". "Manchester United are strong but, if we play the way the coach wants, we have a good chance to win the game". So, most important is I enjoy the football, I enjoy my life.
"My last two months in Juventus were unbelievable and everything has gone well".
"The awards don't mean everything, it's not a problem".
The first time was for the second leg of a Champions League last 16-match between United and Madrid in 2013, when he was given a standing ovation by United fans and introduced as the "magnificent seven" - a reference to the number he had at the English club. (Then-United manager) Sir Alex (Ferguson) is someone I will never forget.