Mourinho was in full praise about Rooney ahead of his first return to Old Trafford since his summer move to Everton, but was also adamant he did not want the game to be dominated by talk of his return.
"He'll get a great reception from the United fans because he was such a great player for United in such a successful era as well".
Pogba's hamstring injury, sustained in the early stages of Tuesday's 3-0 Champions League victory over Basel, will certainly keep him out of Sunday's match, and there is no guarantee that he will be available for France's decisive World Cup qualifiers against Bulgaria and Belarus in October.
It is said the Belgium global was Jose Mourinho's first choice target from the start of the summer, after the Griezmann deal fell flat.
Conceding six goals in the last two games, Everton will be taking on an in-form Manchester United side who have conceded just twice this season and have netted twelve goals in their opening four league games.
The nadir of Man United's 2016/17 campaign was characterised by a collective neurosis going forward - especially at home - as Mourinho's men only managed 54 Premier League goals in 38 games.
"He's a real legend of the club". Of course, Lukaku isn't the only former Everton player in the building - Marouane Fellaini has become a key player for Mourinho, and he is [4.4] to score his third goal in four games.
Manchester United head into the game looking to return to winning ways in the Premier League after their 2-2 draw with Stoke City last weekend. "We know him really well but he's one of the best strikers", said the Dutchman.
In terms of Rojo, his importance to the side was huge last season, and losing him to injury was a big blow for Mourinho - and while the defence has coped without him, the United boss will be counting down the days until he returns.
"It's how you look at it - maybe it's good that in the last three seasons I've had good results at Old Trafford", Koeman said.
"He is injured and he can not play on Sunday", Mourinho said.
United have been sensational in attack so far, but Paul Pogba's hamstring injury has complicated matters somewhat.
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The Manchester United defence needs to be up to the mark today, as Basel boast of a star poacher in Ricky van Wolfswinkel . He said: "To be back in the Champions League is just to go back to the natural habitat for Manchester United ".
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