The impressive form has seen him win January's Ligue 1 Player of the Month - his second this season.
And the Portuguese tactician who is pleased with the performance of Christophe Galtier’s men so
"Lille, we can say that it is the team feeling of the championship,” Mourinho was quoted as saying by Tribal Football.
“There were a lot of problems last season and now they are in
"It's incredible. There are very good young players. Nicolas Pepe is strong."
Pepe will hope to continue the impressive form when Lille visit Strasbourg for their next league game on Friday.