The special one heaped pressure on the Sky Blues supremo Pep Guardiola, and also accepted that the Manchester United side have a tight fixture ahead of them,
Jose Mourinho believes that Manchester City will beat the United side in the race of top four finishes in the EPL as they are absence in the Europe.
This Thursday both the teams will clash against each other to secure all the three points and to get a Champions league spot for the next season.
Manchester City side will host the Manchester United side.
Manchester City side is just one point ahead of the Manchester United side.
In the earlier meeting between two giants Pep Guardiola’s side able to collect all the three points from the Old Trafford.
Before this Mourinho said: "They play now one game a week until the end of the season while we have the [Europa League] semi-finals which are very important for us,"
"Obviously to play one match per week brings teams and players to other levels, so it's more difficult for us but we are going to try."
"It doesn't matter what happens in terms of titles we win or don't win.
"I always feel that the season is very important for me, the players and the club.
"I would say this can be the first season of the next five or six or seven. It can be the first season of better years.
"And the reality is even in the first season of better years we won already [the Community Shield and EFL Cup], and if we manage to win the Europa League and in August to play the European Super Cup against the Champions League winner, it will be magnificent."