One hot potato that arose in his customary pre-match press conference were the startling revelations about his side's cross-city rivals - and opponents this weekend - Manchester City that have recently arisen.
The allegations about City's finances have been made by German publication Der Spiegel, citing documents and private emails obtained from the whistle-blowing group Football Leaks.
However, the build-up to the match has been overshadowed by a series of Football Leaks reports claiming that Abu Dhabi-owned City artificially inflated sponsorship deals in order to comply with UEFA's Financial Fair Play regulations.
"They insulted me for 90 minutes".
"All derbies are special, I think in Spain there is more noise than here but special, special for everybody", he said.
If City are to run riot on Sunday against United, Sterling getting the better of Young will play a big part in that.
"We have to stop them in their attacks, there is a way to do it and the manager knows that".
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Manchester City host United on Sunday, with Guardiola's side top of the Premier League table after making an unbeaten start to their title defence.
Yet some felt that Mourinho had taken the attention away from his players and the desire they showed to come back from 1-0 to record a memorable win.
"If we draw [the gap] is nine points if we lose it is 12", he said.
"It's hard enough as an isolated event, to put it in the context of where we are then it becomes even more hard".
"We're happy working together and have scored a lot of goals", he said. "If you want to speak about their football potential, we can speak and football potential starts with investment".
Last season when United visited the Etihad, like this time, City were the overwhelming favourites before the game. On the other hand, for United to defend well and potentially keep City from scoring goals at the Etihad, Young will have to put in a very good performance to keep his compatriot quiet. "A difficult match against a difficult team but they think it is a difficult match for them". "He is training with the team this morning. We have of course one more session tomorrow (Saturday), if the answer is positive he is ready", Mourinho added.