José Mourinho says Romelu Lukaku is ‘untouchable’ at Manchester United

• United manager urges fans not to judge striker on goals alone
• Mourinho says he will protect his players when they deserve it

José Mourinho has described Romelu Lukaku as “untouchable in my team”, with the Manchester United manager saying he has to protect his players when they deserve it.

After Saturday’s 1-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford, Mourinho expressed disappointment that Lukaku had not been given vociferous support. The centre-forward created Anthony Martial’s 81st-minute winner and Mourinho also pointed to how the Belgian was difficult for Toby Alderweireld and Jan Vertonghen to deal with.

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