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Latest United flop shows manager is losing the plot

Jose Mourinho's irritation with the "movie" that Manchester City released last week was mild compared to his anger at the horror show that Manchester United made him sit through when losing 1-0 at Brighton in the Premier League in May.

He did not want to see a repeat of that performance on his latest visit on Sunday. But the sequel was worse.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 21, 2018, with the headline 'Latest United flop shows manager is losing the plot'. Print Edition | Subscribe