Photo: Jose Mourinho highlights Man United work ethic with Instagram post

The Manchester United manager was back at Carrington training ground ahead of their League Cup semi-final

Jose Mourinho was back at Manchester United’s training ground working on his master plan for the first leg of their EFL Cup semi-final on Sunday afternoon less than 24 hours after their 4-0 win against Reading at Old Trafford.

The Red Devils eased to a comfortable win against Jaap Stam’s side thanks to goals from Wayne Rooney, Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford in the third-round clash.

The 20-time English champions will host Hull City at Old Trafford in the first leg of their semi-final clash as Mourinho’s side look to reach the League Cup showpiece for the first time under the Portuguese coach.

And Mourinho gave Manchester United supporters a glimpse into his Sunday afternoon after he posted the above photo on his Instagram page and wrote the following caption on the photo-sharing app:

“working sunday!⚽🌧”

Manchester United are in sixth place in the Premier League table but a mere three points adrift of fourth-placed Manchester City.

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The Red Devils will host Liverpool in their next Premier League fixture on Sunday.

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