"When the team is really defensive and you are more defensive-minded and you base your work on that, then the team doesn't develop enough in other areas but manages to get some results based on that", he said.
Mourinho acknowledged United could have been three or four goals behind by half-time at Dean Court on Saturday. Despite the goal, United attack remained biteless in the first half and was lucky not to concede another goal.
"We didn't press. The work we did during the week - I feel like people watching this game won't believe how hard we trained this week".
When asked why United started so poorly, Mourinho was at a loss: "I can't understand [why we started slow]".
Bournemouth defender Simon Francis was substituted due to a groin injury in the second half of their Carabao Cup victory over Norwich City, but Eddie Howe is still waiting to discover the extent of the injury. "Against Everton we were good, but we need to be a team who performs well in the whole game".
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He added that he was frustrated by the team continuing to start slowly, "I really can not understand the kind of [early-match] mentality that brings me more white hair!" I think the pressure is probably too high.
"Obviously, I hope they will agree", Mourinho said.
"I said to my players (at halftime) it was impossible to play worse than we did and the second half was going to be better for sure".
"I think a few mistakes create instability".
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Speaking of good attacking form, Callum Wilson has been huge for Bournemouth this year.
Dreams of Europe can wait for a little while longer but - whisper it quietly - Bournemouth are just six points off the top of the EPL table.
Callum Wilson's smart finish gave Bournemouth a deserved lead, after Juan Mata had pushed out from a half-cleared corner and was caught well out of position as Lewis Cook's clever pass played in Junior Stanislas.
United will know they can not afford another slow start when they face Juventus in the Champions League in Italy on Wednesday night (8pm) - though the Serie A champions are unbeaten in 14 games in all competitions this term, having won 13.
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Dorsett, a former first-round pick of the Indianapolis Colts, got off to a hot start this season, his second in New England. By the time they open another, Thomas' career will be in its twilight, and who knows? He doesn't hit the market until 2020.