"He scored but he's been pretty important the last couple of games he's been involved, which is good for all of us".
"During my time in management it was always proved that if you buy average players you end up with an average team". He is going to try to do the best job like we try to as managers and football players.
"We deserved the win because the guys up-front made an awesome job, created chances, got into the box and scored goals".
"We nearly didn't give United any chances bar the penalty", the Portuguese said.
"We need to look at what we have ahead of us and that is more important than looking at someone else".
Manchester United finished in second spot in the Premier League last term after the Red Devils ended their first season under Mourinho in sixth place.
"It was hard, they defended so deep and they are aggressive, they follow man to man".
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When this was put to Mourinho following the game, speaking to Sky Sports, the tactician replied: "I think we are not going to be relegated".
And Butt, who won six Premier League titles and the Champions League during his time at Old Trafford, is realistic about the scale of the challenge now facing United.
Led by David Silva and Bernardo Silva, City completed a mind-numbing 91-percent of their passes, tallying a staggering 704 passes to United's pedestrian 380.
"So, when I analyse the game today, I think the difference was, you can go for stats".
"The bottom line is, United's recruitment hasn't been as good as City's".
Pep Guardiola insists Manchester City's four main English Premiership soccer title rivals all have strong reasons to believe they can win the Premier League.
"It's lovely to watch and I'm sure our fans are so pleased with our performance".
It's highly unlikely he will repeat the feat this year, with just one blank this season - only Fulham, without a clean sheet, have a worse record. "We know the derby is for the fans, and for the people who work for City".