United's stand-in skipper has, however, faced criticism along with a number of team-mates after suffering a 3-2 defeat at Brighton last time out.
Mourinho, whose tetchiness in the pre-match press conference made ripples, can not wait to be on the touchline on Monday.
But Ed Woodward, United's executive vice-chairman, has been unwilling to grant Mourinho his wish over Martial in the belief that the youngster still has the talent to succeed at Old Trafford.
Raphael Varane and Harry Maguire were Manchester United's top targets and the list had other names such as Jerome Boateng, Kalidou Koulibaly, Milan Skriniar, Alessio Romagnoli, Jose Gimenez and Caglar Soyuncu on it.
However, when given the chance to further stick the knife into the under-fire Mourinho, Pochettino was quick to point out that he has a huge amount of respect for the Portuguese coach.
"Paul has to answer by his words".
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Asked how the United States might respond should there be a chemical or biological attack on Idlib, Bolton only said, "strongly". Bolton said that the sanctions were created to "put maximum pressure on the regime".
"And I think when a player goes on loan, he does so to play in his best position". I feel we played well against Leicester and we won.
Tottenham became the first Premier League side since the introduction of the summer transfer window to fail to sign a single player despite Pochettino delivering a third season of Champions League football on a significantly smaller budget than his competitors.
After the defeat at Brighton, Paul Pogba admitted his attitude had been wrong.
This is what it is and of course it's a hard match, a team that last season finished in top four.
"I don't know because today is still Friday and we are training on Saturday and Sunday, and the match is on Monday", he said.
"[Diogo] Dalot is also training with the team for the first time this week so in terms of medical department they are nearly free".