Man U is getting ready to start training for the EPL that begins in a little more than a month.
On an overcast day in Manchester, with a spattering of rain around, the Portuguese watched on as his squad set to work.
A number of first-team players were in action, working on their skills and fitness levels ahead of their tour to the United States
Alexis Sanchez wore a vest as he performed a number of drills but most of his team-mates opted to wrap up in a hoodie.
There seemed to be a relaxed atmosphere, with both Anthony Martial and Ander Herrera happy to take time out and pose for the cameras.
The training itself appeared to be in the format of close-quarters games with an emphasis on reactions and a sure first touch.
No doubt Mourinho and his squad will be keen for some game time against competitive opposition and they don’t have much longer to wait for the first run out ahead of the new campaign.
United’s pre-season schedule begins in Arizona next week where they play Club America in Phoenix on July 20.
They will then face San Jose Earthquakes before stepping up the intensity against AC Milan and Liverpool.
The US tour concludes with a glamour tie against Real Madrid in Miami on July 31, by which time most of the World Cup contingent will be back in club colours.