Mourinho defends rotation: ‘We’re not telling Arsenal to beat us 6-0. We’ll fight’

• Manchester United manager defends decision to rest players in Sunday’s game
• Portuguese says there are no problems with Wenger and the two are at ‘peace’

José Mourinho has defended his decision to field a weakened team against Arsenal on Sunday, saying that the Manchester United side he picks will “fight for a result” at the Emirates Stadium.

United, who beat Celta Vigo 1-0 in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final on Thursday, are a place and five points ahead of Arsenal (who have a game in hand) and Mourinho said he is aiming to extend that gap with a win , despite the intention to rest several players.

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