It is just football, we can not have just 11 players. I am surprised because of the quality and experience of numerous players and the squad.
He stressed that he can only give eleven players a starting spot amongst a squad of 22.
However, Mourinho says the duo are part of his system but can not guarantee playing time to either of them.
Pochettino proud of Spurs performances against Juventus and Real Madrid
He had a awful game against Liverpool where he lost control and gave away the ball, leading to Firmino scoring an easy goal. However, Spurs will most certainly not just lie down and let them take it on their watch.
Mourinho also spoke of Lukaku: the Portuguese boss was asked whether he would sign another striker to provide the Belgian with competition for places, but he insists he is happy with his attacking options.
United rode on a sublime second-half performance by French midfielder Paul Pogba to seal a memorable 3-2 victory at the Etihad Stadium but Mourinho said subsequent training sessions were spent in getting his players to move on from that win.
Mourinho believes that if he added another frontman to his ranks, he would have to part company with Rashford or Martial, and that is not something he is looking to do.
'Precision strikes': Trump's speech on why the US attacked Syria
It said that 12 cruise missiles were fired at an airfield close to Damascus and all were intercepted by Syria's air defenses. Again, the idea was to show Assad that the USA would not tolerate such actions and thus deter him from ever doing so again.
Rashford has enjoyed his most productive United season to date in 2017-18, with his 29 appearances delivering a career-best 12 goals.
United welcome West Bromwich Albion to Old Trafford on Sunday, April 15.
"It is a big challenge [for us] because in football they know anything is possible until mathematically it is impossible".
"If I was you I would go ask why Lukaku plays every match, why Matic plays every match", Mourinho told reporters.
Sensational Manika Batra wins historic gold in Table Tennis
A Silver nonetheless was a remarkable result for the Indian team which could not make the final in the past four Games. Sumit Malik in the men's 125kg and Vinesh Phogat in the women's 50kg category won gold medals respectively.
"I am, I am surprised (to see West Brom in the relegation zone)", Mourinho said. "But to finish second we need much more than that and after three important points last weekend we have to try to do this three and be closer to the end of the season and to the second position which is, in this moment, is our ambition".