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Pogba and Rashford stats show sacking José Mourinho was correct decision – Football Article

You don’t need stats to see a significant improvement in most players under interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Though some impressive numbers, especially in comparison to José Mourinho’s spell at the club, shouldn’t be ignored as fans continue to decide who is best to take the manager’s job on a permanent basis. These stats prove the club made the correct decision to get rid of the former Real Madrid and Chelsea manager. For instance, Paul Pogba has been magnificent in…

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Warning for Spurs as Man Utd not put off by Mauricio Pochettino’s huge compensation fee – Football Article

An exclusive has emerged from the Evening Standard claiming Manchester United are prepared to pay huge compensation fee to prise Mauricio Pochettino from Totteham Hotspur. This not only suggests that United will dismiss caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for the full-time position as well as go for the more expensive option, which will surprise some fans. United’s latest financial results, including profits of £44 million, show the club is still running smoothly even when results haven’t been great. READ MORE: Ole…

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Solskjaer warns that PSG defeat is not season defining; refuses to accept tie is over – Football Article

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has warned tonight’s 2-0 defeat against Paris Saint-Germain won’t be season defining, and his Manchester United players will learn from it. The Norwegian was clearly unimpressed with suffering his first defeat as United manager but he refused to accept the tie is offer, despite considering two away goals which gives the French giants a massive advantage towards qualifying for the quarter-finals. Solskjaer had gone 11 games without a defeat prior to tonight, so it’s essential to offer…

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Manchester United injury update ahead of Fulham clash – Football Article

Manchester United travel to Craven Cottage where Fulham will host Saturday’s early kick-off. The Reds approach into the Premier League meeting on the back of a 10-game unbeaten run under caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer across all competitions. A win will see the 20-time champions of England jump from fifth to fourth before Chelsea travel away to title contenders Manchester City, meaning there’s a good chance United will be in the top four when they take on Paris Saint-Germain in…

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer singles out Man Utd transfer target as ‘fantastic player’ after Leicester City win – Football Article

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has hailed Manchester United transfer target Harry Maguire as a ‘fantastic player’, following United’s 1-0 victory over Leicester City. “I think that Harry Maguire has got a magnet on his head because it nearly always drops to him, “said Solskjaer as per the Metro. “A fantastic player in the box. So we knew we had to defend against him and out lads, they blocked, put their bodies on the line so it was a fantastic effort and…

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Four stars to follow Anthony Martial by signing new Man Utd deals – Football Article

Four big names are set to follow Anthony Martial by renewing their Manchester United contracts. This is according to the Daily Mirror, who claim David de Gea, Ander Herrera, Juan Mata and Ashley Young will also put pen to paper on new deals with the club. Getting De Gea to sign a new deal is a big one and will relieve fans. The best goalkeeper in the world could be elsewhere winning league titles and European Cups, but he’s always…

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Lingard on what’s changed at Man Utd under Solskjaer – Football Article

Jesse Lingard was a guest on Soccer AM on Saturday morning, and the Man Utd star went in depth on what’s changed at the club in recent weeks. Since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was appointed as interim boss, the Red Devils have gone on an eight-game winning streak across all competitions. SEE MORE: Video: Priceless reaction from Man Utd stars as Rashford ruins Fred with nutmeg in warm-up That in turn has reignited our hopes of a top-four finish in the Premier…

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Good riddance Marouane Fellaini, it’s time to move on – Football Article

Marouane Fellaini may have a brilliant chant to the tune of The Housemartins – Caravan of Love, but his qualities are not what you would expect of a Manchester United midfielder. He was an important player at Everton and often stood-out in games against big opposition like United, using his physicality and aerial presence. It took Fellaini eight-years to win his first piece of silverware after lifting the Belgian First Division title with Standard Liège in 2008. Under Louis van…

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‘Nobody can afford him’ – Man Utd suffer blow in pursuit of £70m defender – Football Article

Manchester United have suffered a setback in their hunt for a new centre-back, with Inter Milan boss Luciano Spalletti ruling out the transfer of Milan Skriniar. Skriniar, 23, has established himself as one of Europe’s most highly-rated central defenders, and was scouted extensively by United before Jose Mourinho’s departure last month, as reported by The Standard. However, Inter Milan manager Spalleti has suggested the Reds would be priced out of a potential move for the £70 million-rated Slovakian, a fee touted…

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