The Belgian striker played a key role in helping Manchester United take the lead during their 2-1 victory over Liverpool FC at Old Trafford on Saturday afternoon when he set up Marcus Rashford for the opener in the Premier League clash.
"Seville and Brighton are more important games than Liverpool", Mourinho said.
"In these types of games, when the pressure is on you, you just be yourself and I think that's what seems to happen in these games and the team seems to react well, when maybe we don't react as well in other games". Vincenzo Montella's men have won two and lost as many games in the last three weeks - a sequence of results that has left them lagging well behind in the race to finish inside the top four. But Anthony Martial is expected to be fit.
"He's downstairs now and I will go and speak with him".
The Portuguese had told reporters on Pogba's possible availability following a win over Liverpool: "I don't know".
"When a team gets into the last eight, the feeling is you are among the best, but anything can happen".
"I do not feel like we have any advantage at this moment". "The win puts us in a good position in the league, but we have still got a long way to go so we need to keep pushing". The injury? It was contact with a player in the last minute of the training session [on Friday].
Mourinho who faced Sevilla during his time as Real Madrid boss, added: "We're playing against a team that didn't lose against Liverpool home and away, scored goals against Liverpool, drew against Liverpool". "In football you are going to be up, you're going to be down".
"I think Martin Atkinson, after so many years of this, I think made the right decision".
Ander Herrera would happily concede the Premier League title to Manchester City in exchange for Champions League glory at Manchester United.
Find out what time Manchester United vs Sevilla gets underway where you are in the world. "I am trying to help a lot more because I understand where I am at", he concluded. One shows Ronald Koeman, then the Barcelona centre back, trying to block a Lee Sharp shot during United's Champions League draw against Johan Cruyff's...
"The most important thing is sticking together as a squad".