But United refused to countenance Pogba's sale, having bought him back from Juventus, despite clear tension between the 25-year-old and his manager.
And they did come up with a good show at Turf Moor and beat the Clarets 2-0 on Sunday and Matic said that the win showed United's qualities.
"Pogba's an elite player who's won everything", said the Uruguay worldwide.
However, on Thursday, he said: "It's not me who's talking, I'm trying to do my job and work on myself physically". That's really important for me in football that, as team-mates, you've got a responsibility in the dressing room to have a go at each other if you think somebody is being lazy or slacking in training.
United have won at Turf Moor in each of the last two seasons, goals from Anthony Martial and Wayne Rooney doing the damage in April a year ago and Martial's lone strike securing the points in January.
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One criticism levelled at coach Ernesto Valverde last season was that he overworked his players in La Liga, despite Barca enjoying a significant advantage at the top.
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Martial and Shaw have had mixed fortunes at United during Mourinho's time in charge but the latter appears to have turned a corner after some promising displays in the club's early matches this season. It's not because we lost six points that this is going to change. "I said that in the summer before the competition started".
A banner with the words "David Moyes - The Wrong One" flew over Old Trafford as United took on Aston Villa.
He even says that Terry would get into the team ahead of the likes of Chris Smalling, Phil Jones, Marcos Rojo and Victor Lindelof.
"I know what I have to do", the Belgian added.
Meanwhile, Manchester United will return to Premier League action after the global break when they travel to Watford later this month.
"When he gives me a chance I try to give everything".