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And, despite the fact that the duo - and Demba Ba - have just one Premier League goal between them all season, Mourinho was quick to praise the duo for their recent showings.
"I'm happy with all the strikers," Mourinho told reporters.
"They were not scoring goals but they were working really hard and doing a good job for the team.
"There are different ways of contributing. Sometimes scoring goals, which is the most important thing of course.
"Last week was a positive week for Samuel and Fernando because they scored goals."
The Portuguese was fined £8,000 by the Football Association on Thursday for complaining to the fourth official about time-wasting during the 4-1 win against Cardiff.
Mourinho was sent to the stands for his vehement protests and, although the 50-year-old still disagrees with his dismissal, he has no issue with the punishment.
"The referee wrote the truth. He was correct and honest," he added. "I am still convinced I shouldn't be sent off - but that's okay."