"I think he played like the team, " the Red Devils manager said of Pogba.
In his first season, under former boss Louis van Gaal, Shaw made 16 league appearances.
Pogba started in Saturday's 2-0 win over Swansea after failing to make the starting XI in the three previous matches, but the France global says he is unaware as to why he has fallen out of favour under Mourinho.
"They (Swansea) didn't cross the halfway line, they didn't have one shot".
"I'm really happy to achieve that in a league I've wanted to play in since I was six years old", he said.
After the disappointing reigns of David Moyes and Louis van Gaal, United turned to the Portuguese in the summer of 2016 in a bid to bring glory back to Old Trafford.
Like Pogba, Sanchez's form has also come under close scrutiny since his high-profile transfer to United but, as with his French team mate, the Chilean could be pleased with his afternoon's endeavours. "Maybe one more goal and game over, and then the first half probably one of the best we played here".
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Instead, his focus was on Manchester United's hold on second place ahead of Liverpool, Tottenham and Chelsea, who he believes have been given more credit than his team.
"I would be amazed if he lasts any length of time at Manchester United".
"It's not just about the goals, it's about the work he does", Mourinho added of the Belgium global.
Mourinho, who was under heavy criticism in the recent past, breathed a sigh of relief, as United regained the second spot in the premier league table.
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Both Chris Smalling and Phil Jones have performed way below expectations this season, while Victor Lindelof has had a most challenging first season since making the move to England from Benfica.
"In other leagues we would be fighting for the title".