Manchester United chief executive Ed Woodward has decided against sacking embattled manager Jose Mourinho.
Woodward took the decision immediately after the Red Devils’ played out a disappointing 0-0 draw at home to Spanish La Liga side Valencia according to a report from the Daily Express.
Manchester United fans greeted the end of the Valencia game with a chorus of boos to further put pressure on Mourinho but Woodward has decided to give him more time to turn the fortunes of the club around.
The Valencia result took the Red Devils’ winless run to four games with the last win coming when Manchester United thrashed minnows Young Boys 3-0 in their Champions League opener courtesy goals from Paul Pogba (2) and Anthony Martial
Jose Mourinho and Manchester United have had a disastrous start to the new season.
The Red Devils suffered a humiliating 3-1 defeat in their away game at West Ham United and the result condemned Manchester United to 10th spot on the Premier League table after just 10 points from the first seven games of the season.
The West Ham loss was preceded by the disappointing Carabao Cup elimination at the hands of English Championship side Derby County.
Manchester United lost 8-7 on penalties after regulation time ended in a 2-2 draw.