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Jurgen Klopp backs Solskjaer for Man United job – Football Article

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has endorsed Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s bid to become the permanent successor to Jose Mourinho at Manchester United. Defeat at Anfield in mid-December proved to be the final straw for the United hierarchy as Mourinho was sacked, with Solskjaer taking charge on an interim basis until the end of the season. The Norwegian has presided over a remarkable transformation since then, winning 11 of his 13 fixtures in charge, catapulting United back into contention for a top-four…

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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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We’ve got the best fans in the world – Football Article

Manchester United beat Chelsea 2-0 at Stamford Bridge in the FA Cup in Monday evening, thanks to goals from Ander Herrera and Paul Pogba. After the game, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was full of praise for his players and the fans. The performance was fantastic, the tactics worked. Obviously we asked Ander and Paul, our midfielders, next to Nemanja to go a bit higher up and get into the box more often, with Marcus and Romelu wider. So we worked…

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The Current State Of The Top Six In The Premier League (Part 2) – Football Article

As promised and continuing our last article we now conclude our look at the current state of the top six with the remaining three clubs. Manchester United Now in fourth place having just beaten Fulham by three goals to nil United are the form team of the top six at present. With a much changed team from the one expected to be facing PSG on Tuesday, Ole Gunnar Solskjær proved, yet again, that he has the tactical nous and the depth…

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Manchester United in pole position to sign this Serie A defender! – Football Article

Share Tweet Share Share Email United are in pole position to sign the defender and are ready to activate his release clause. Manchester United were linked with a lot of players in the winter transfer window. The likes of Koulibaly and Skriniar were all linked with a move to Old Trafford. Gareth Bale and Philippe Coutinho were linked for a move as well. However, United didn’t sign any player in January transfer window. After the 2-0 defeat to Paris Saint…

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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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Potential big players in the Premier League title race – Football Article

Very little separates Liverpool and Manchester City at the top of the table with a third of the Premier League season remaining. Neither side has had things their own way in recent weeks and there could be a few more stumbling blocks over the next three months. Embed from Getty Images Here is a look at some of the potential hazards for both teams. Tottenham Hotpsur While Tottenham still harbour title ambitions of their own, it’s hard to see them…

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United Will Probably Exit The Champion’s League But The Rest Of The English Clubs Should Be Alright – Football Article

So the bubble has finally burst! Poor little Ole Gunnar Solskjær has lost a game of football for the first time since joining the club as caretaker manager. In fairness, he managed to do it in some style choosing, as he did, a Champion’s League night at Old Trafford against PSG who won quite comfortably by two goals to nil. The mitigating circumstances would be that he lost Jesse Lingard and Anthony Martial to injury and had to play entire…

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Solskjaer accepts ‘reality check’, defends ‘unlucky’ Pogba – Football Article

Date published: Tuesday 12th February 2019 11:38 Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admits the defeat to PSG offered Manchester United a ‘reality check’ after a run of 11 games unbeaten since he took over. The Red Devils were no match for PSG once the Ligue 1 side upped the tempo in the second half of their Champions League last 16 first-leg clash at Old Trafford. Goals from Presnel Kimpembe and Kylian Mbappe have given United an uphill task but Solskjaer is adamant that the…

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Solskjaer says ‘mountains are there to be climbed’ after 2-0 defeat to PSG in UCL – Football Article

Manchester United’s hopes of progressing to the quarter finals of the Champions League were dealt a hammer blow tonight, as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side slipped to a disappointing 2-0 defeat to PSG at Old Trafford. Despite, the French Champions being without star attackers Neymar and Edison Cavani, Thomas Tuchel’s side outclassed a lacklustre United. Former Manchester United winger Angel Di Maria was widely booed by the home crowd throughout, but the Argentina international would have the last laugh laying on…

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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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The Current State Of The Top Six In The Premier League (Part 2) – Football Article

As promised and continuing our last article we now conclude our look at the current state of the top six with the remaining three clubs. Manchester United Now in fourth place having just beaten Fulham by three goals to nil United are the form team of the top six at present. With a much changed team from the one expected to be facing PSG on Tuesday, Ole Gunnar Solskjær proved, yet again, that he has the tactical nous and the depth…

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Why Thomas Tuchel must be wary of Solskjaer’s men – Football Weeks – Football Article

Manchester United are set to resume their Champions League campaign on Tuesday as they face Thomas Tuchel’s Paris St-German. The Red Devils are in confident mood having won 10 of their last 11 matches across all competitions and they are more than ready to face whatever challenge the Ligue 1 champions might impose. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s role in the club’s recent transformation cannot be overemphasized as his quest for more attacking football has brought the best out of his players.…

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Manchester United fans delighted as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wins Premier League ‘Manager of the Month’ award – Football Article

Manchester United were delighted to see Ole Gunnar Solskjaer deservedly win the official Premier League ‘Manager of the Month’ award for January. The Norwegian, whose side has won nine out of ten games since he took over, claimed three league wins and one draw over January, along with beating Arsenal 3-1 in the FA Cup. Solskjaer becomes the first Man United manager since Sir Alex Ferguson to win the award, and has done so in his opening month…

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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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We’ll always remember the Busby Babes – Football Article

Today marks the 61st anniversary of the Munich Air Disaster, where 23 people, including eight of Sir Matt Busby’s Manchester United team died. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has reflected on why it is important to take time to remember the Busby Babes every year. I think it’s so important because it’s such a big part of our history. That day will be in our memories and our history forever. It’s quite a few years ago now and…

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Manchester United likely to make additions to their squad in the near future – Football Article

Share Tweet Share Share Email Manchester United have been reborn and revitalized ever since former forward Ole Gunnar Solskjaer replaced Jose Mourinho at the helm of the club in December The 45 year old Norwegian has overseen 10 games so far, and quite astonishingly, the Red Devils have won 9 of these, with the 2-2 draw against Burnley being the only exception. The Red Devils have tremendously bolstered their chances of a top 4 finish. As of now, after 25…

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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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Is Pochettino Really Still In The Frame For The United Job? – Football Article

One gets the distinct impression that some Tottenham Hotspur fans would not be too disappointed if Mauricio Pochettino left for Manchester United in the Summer. One also gets the distinct impression that, if Spurs could get Ole Gunnar Solskjær to make the reverse trip, these same fans would be very pleased indeed. The Argentinean has very recently fallen foul of a few of the faithful by stating that trophies are not important, that they are just “ego-boosters” and don’t necessarily…

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Marouane Fellaini’s Manchester United future still unknown – Football Article

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer discussed Marouane Fellaini‘s future after the club’s draw against Burnley. The Belgian has been linked with a move abroad with a transfer to China the most likely option according to reports. With the January transfer window coming to a close, the deal must be completely quickly to get over the line. Fellaini has hardly featured during Solskjaer’s reign and it appears as though he knows his time is up with Jose Mourinho…

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Fans Rejoice! Mourinho favourite poised for a move to China – Football Article

Share Tweet Share Share Email Manchester United have been revitalized under new boss and former striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer who replaced Jose Mourinho at the helm The Red Devils have won 8 on the trot under the former Norwegian international. In the process, they have also eaten up the gap between them and the top 4 sides. Currently, they trail Chelsea, who are 4th in the table, by just 4 points. Many of their stars who were struggling for consistency…

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Solskjær Is Proof That Woodward Should Stick To The Homemade Recipe And Pochettino Is Failing The Audition Anyway – Football Article

Ed Woodward likes a superstar. He likes to associate with them and he likes, whenever possible, to buy one for the club. He is typical of one suffering from “little man” syndrome. He has power at Old Trafford, of that there is no doubt, but he wields it as many little men have done over the course of history, just without the violence. He tends to be dictatorial as was shown by his immediate rush to recruit firstly Louis van…

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Alexis Sanchez took a big step forward with Arsenal display – Football Article

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has praised Alexis Sanchez after his performance vs Arsenal, claiming it was a big step forward for him. The Chilean hasn’t managed to hit the heights of his ability at Old Trafford but is keen to impress his new manager. Many players have experienced revivals with Solskjaer at the helm and fans are excited to see if the same can happen to Sanchez. The winger had a huge test facing his old…

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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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‘Not good enough for Man United’? What a load of balls – Football Article

The defeat to Liverpool was, in many ways, a watershed moment. Manchester United, a once proud institution, had been brought crashing to its knees at the home of its arch nemesis. The identity of the opposition only poured vats of salt into the open wound of a 19-point gap to the top of the Premier League by December. Not even under David Moyes did their ebb ever sink so low. It was a result and a performance so drastically bad…

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Could Solskjær Really Get The United Job Permanently? – Football Article

Having won his first five games in charge, albeit against opposition even one of Fergie’s first three replacements may have expected to beat, expectations are high at Old Trafford. The fans, the real ones and the plastic, are starting to feel a sense of optimism about the future. It is not only the five wins which, as we said, weren’t achieved against the highest quality opponents, but it is the way in which they were achieved particularly the style of…

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Klopp Will Blow It, Guardiola Won’t And United Could Finish Above Chelsea – Football Article

Will Liverpool win the Premier League? That is one of the questions on the lips of many from Scouseland. Evertonians obviously hope not whilst the red side of the city is beginning to salivate at the thought that this may just be their year. Well, we have news for you. Not wanting to disagree with all the pundits who said, back when Brendan Rodgers was about to fail spectacularly from a position of success, “Liverpool will NEVER have a better…

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AS Monaco are looking to sign Manchester United midfielder – Football Article

AS Monaco are looking to secure the signature of out-of-favour Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini, according to RMC Radio Station. Monaco are struggling in Ligue 1 after selling many top quality players over the past few seasons, including 2018 FIFA World Cup winners Thomas Lemar and Kylian Mbappé-Lottin. The French club are now looking to rebuild their squad as they look to push away from the relegation zone. Fellaini is reportedly unsettled at United, making just two substitute appearances for…

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Man Utd and Chelsea joins Man city in race for highly-rated Crystal Palace youngster – Football Weeks – Football Article

Manchester United and Chelsea are preparing to sign highly-rated Crystal Palace right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka – and wouldn’t hesitate to pay the reported sum of £40million transfer fee to sign the ace. According to the Daily Mirror, Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson is braced-up for summer transfer window profit in the England Under-21 international, who has been the club’s first choice right-back since his first appearance last February. Wan-Bissaka has at a point been connected with a move to Manchester City having been…

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Report: Marcos Rojo, Marouane Fellaini Set To Leave Manchester United – Football Article

Embed from Getty Images Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has undoubtedly turned Manchester United’s season. And the Norwegian tactician could be showing the first signs of how he wants to assemble his squad going forward. This is looking towards the 2019-20 season. According to a report from the Mirror, Belgian playmaker Marouane Fellaini could be the first Manchester United to get the axe following the sacking of Jose Mourinho. He wouldn’t be the only player to abandon the Old Trafford side, though. Argentina…

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