He has trained with the club during his rehabilitation, though, and Mourinho has made clear he still believes the forward can do a job for him.
Antonio Conte lifted the Premier League title in May at the end of his first season as Chelsea manager, but the summer hasn't gone according to plan for the Italian.
Such absentees means the United boss does not believe they have advanced hugely compared with this time past year, but he retains hope of making a fourth summer signing. "He's not ready to play tomorrow".
Mourinho said: "I think everybody is in Europe".
United will open their 2017-18 Premier League campaign with a home date against West Ham on Sunday.
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With Ibrahimovic and Wayne Rooney no longer around, there is pressure on Paul Pogba to establish himself as the team's leader after blowing hot and cold in his first season following his return from Juventus.
With Sergio Aguero and Brazilian Gabriel Jesus the options for central striker and the likes of David Silva, Kevin De Bruyne, Raheem Sterling, Leroy Sane and new arrival Bernardo Silva to choose from as attacking midfielders, City have little choice but to attack.
"We are Manchester United and we want to get back to being the big Manchester United". He scored the first goal in a match for Everton seven times in the league last season - a record only bettered by Alexis Sanchez and Harry Kane (nine each).
"We have the confidence levels of a team who won a European competition".
"Manchester City have the best team on paper", ex-England midfielder Owen Hargreaves told the Premier League official website.
"It is not because I have always done it (won the league title in his second season) that I am going to do it again", Mourinho said.
"My initial analysis coming from January and progressively through the other months I was thinking about four players but I am not a hard person to work with - in spite of it looking different sometimes". Matic, in particular, was an odd sale for me and really surprising that they sold him to a close rival.
"I also understand that my club by doing 75% of what I initially asked, I think the club did very well so I don't think I am in a position of crying, moaning, and protesting".
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The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index fell 143.08 points to 15,074.25, with almost all of its sectors moving lower. MARKETS OVERSEAS: In Europe, Germany's DAX was down 1.1 percent, while France's CAC 40 fell 1.4 percent.
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Cech, who holds the Premier League record for clean sheets, admitted that conceding three goals at home was not "an ideal start". But Wenger revealed after the dramatic clash that Giroud "decided to stay" at the Emirates and he is "really loved" at the club.
The latest sell-off was the most severe yet, amounting to the biggest single-day drop for the stock market in almost three months. USA stocks moved lower in morning trading Wednesday as traders weighed the growing tensions between the US and North Korea .
American International Group Inc.'s holdings in Brixmor Property Group were worth $394,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Brixmor Property Group Inc.as $319810 in the Current Quarter.
North Korea warned that they are finalizing a plan to fire four Hwasong-12 missiles over Japan and into waters around Guam. It did so to compensate for USA forces diverted from other bases in the Asia-Pacific region to fight in the Middle East.
The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index fell 143.08 points to 15,074.25, with almost all of its sectors moving lower. Wall Street's fear gauge - the CBOE Volatility Index or the VIX - surged 44%, its second-biggest one-day jump of the year.