United were drawn against PSG in their round-of-16 tie only the day before Mourinho was sacked in the wake of a dismal 3-1 defeat by Liverpool that left them 11 points adrift of the Premier League's top four.
United made a loss when they sold Di Maria for 63 million euros (£44.3 million at the time), but it was very much PSG's gain.
Meanwhile, PSG boss Thomas Tuchel has highlighted the threat Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial pose to his side ahead of their clash at Old Trafford. "We are PSG, we are used to playing offensively and creating chances", he said.
"He has to play freely". I want for us to be able to help him by finding him with good passes.
"Kylian is here to grow and this is the flawless moment for that". In France, you can not speak bad things about PSG because they are a fantastic team.
"Let me put it another way: will Manchester United miss [Paul] Pogba, if he was not there? They will both be missed, but we should not dwell on our absentees - we must focus".
Neville says it's not just the results that have improved under Solskjaer, but performances too.
Venezuelan oil joint ventures switch to Russian bank
The joint venture partners include Norway's Equinor ASA EQNR.OL , U.S. -based Chevron Corp CVX.N and France's Total SA TOTF.PA . But India previous year remained Venezuela's second largest destination for oil exports.
"You can not replace quality players like this". It's an impressive run they're on and to play in this moment in Old Trafford is one of the toughest challenges you can have.
"Well I don't think there's any surprise about Paul Pogba being a key player, he's an incredible player", he said, according to Manchester Evening News. "He's an incredible player with wonderful qualities".
However, Tuchel intends to set his team up to attack United and hopes to score at least once.
"I have found out what kind of team we have, we are looking like a team, we are agreeing on how we should approach games".
"Of course, we will miss the likes of Neymar and Edinson in attack", said Tuchel at his prematch press conference.
"I imagine United will be bold and we'll have to be at our best level".
"I'd love to have a good answer but I'm not sure it's on me to talk about the situation".
The Belgium global found himself heading towards the free agent pool 18 months ago as his contract at Old Trafford ran down.
My target is to play my football, not to change another football because at the moment we are playing another football". After the loss to City Sarri refused to shake hands with opposing manager Pep Guardiola . "My first year was hard too.
It was the largest comeback in the National Basketball Association in the past two seasons and the largest in Clippers history. Take this into account: with Kyrie Irving at the helm in the first half, the Boston Celtics had built an advance of 28 points.
All three carriers have denounced AT&T's decision, saying that it gives 5G a bad reputation and will mislead customers. AT&T here has not done anything to their 4G LTE network to "evolve" it for 5GE, which is where the difference lies.
In a neighboring district in Uttarakhand, 32 people died after consuming illegal liquor served to them as part of mourning ritual. According to health officials around 150 others were being treated for severe side effects from the hooch in the twin states.
Grisham, a Democrat, called Trump's frequent declarations of an immigration crisis at the border a "charade". Without California and New Mexico's forces, only just over 1,700 troops would be left in Texas and Arizona.
May is seeking changes to her deal with Brussels after it was rejected by a record majority in parliament on January 15. The UK is seeking to replicate about 40 European Union free trade agreements, covering more than 70 countries.
That was down from the previous week, when official figures put the number at 58,600, 10,500 in the capital city. Recent polls show Macron's approval ratings are rising.
Miami police release video of woman’s abduction
A man is seen getting out of the front seat before dragging her into the vehicle. "He hit her like 20 more times with the door". The assailant's auto had a temporary license plate attached to it, with the partial tag of either "CFJ7", or "CFF7".
Jittery Arsenal notch first away win of year
At the heart of the problem is their defensive record - Arsenal remain the only team in the league without an away clean sheet. When asked if his animated displays of emotion could have a negative effect on his players, the Spaniard added: "I am here".