Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has backed himself to turn around Manchester United's form amid increasing pressure surrounding his job at Old Trafford. United have lost three of their last four games and face a crucial Champions League clash with Villarreal on Wednesday. Solskjaer's team have lost in the Champions League, Carabao...
The summer transfer window is closed for the top leagues in Europe! After a summer full of international football, countless clubs waited until the last minute to pull off their transfers. See all the major deals here and check out how we graded the biggest signings. But just because the window is shut until January, that doesn't mean the rumours won't keep coming.
Manchester United: It's time for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to prove himself as an elite-level manager - Micah Richards
Part of the problem for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is that there is an over-reaction to every Manchester United win - and also every defeat. That's down to the size of the club and United's recent history, when they won so much. Expectations are so high that when they don't perform there is always going to be a backlash.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer accepts Manchester United's Champions League group stage game against Villarreal on Wednesday is "very important". Victory though, is by no means certain. Solskjaer's side opened this season's competition with a shock 2-1 defeat by Swiss side Young Boys two weeks ago. The result was a disappointment - and for the manager, there is a worrying statistic to go with it.
Get Involved - Iconic manager and player relationships. Diego Simeone wants his Atletico Madrid side to evolve if they are to keep competing for the highest honours as they prepare to face AC Milan in the Champions League tonight. Los Rojiblancos are facing the prospect of playing catch up in...
World Soccer Talk
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United cross paths with Villarreal once more on Wednesday in desperate need of a win to avoid another European embarrassment and ease the rising pressure on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The Yellow Submarine emerged 11-10 winners from a marathon penalty shootout when the sides last...
The Red Devils are set to be without their skipper for Champions League and Premier League fixtures, while England must also favour other options. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revealed that Manchester United are likely to be without club captain Harry Maguire for "a few weeks" as the England international is nursing a calf injury.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is embracing the pressure and underlined his determination to bring silverware back to Manchester United ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League clash with Villarreal.Having succeeded Jose Mourinho – initially on a temporary basis – in December 2018, the Norwegian has overseen steady progress on the field and behind the scenes at Old Trafford.United finished as Premier League runners-up last season and reached the Europa League final, only for their bid to win a first trophy under Solskjaer to end in a galling penalty shoot-out loss to Villarreal.Four months on the clubs are going toe-to-toe in the Champions League...
In the eyes of Manchester United legend Gary Neville, the Red Devils may want to weigh their options heavily if these two players are within reach. This is about Declan Rice and Jude Bellingham. Of the two, Rice has been constantly linked to a move to Old Trafford. However, there...
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says captain Harry Maguire is facing a “few weeks” on the sidelines with a calf injury.The 28-year-old centre-back limped off in the second half of Saturday’s 1-0 home defeat to Aston Villa in the Premier League.Maguire was conspicuous by his absence from training on Tuesday morning, as was left-back Luke Shaw after coming off with an issue of his own at the weekend.Solskjaer says the latter could yet feature against Villarreal in the Champions League on Wednesday, but United skipper Maguire faces a spell out of action.Speedy recovery, @HarryMaguire93 #MUFC pic.twitter.com/Bzr8kKtmUD— Manchester United (@ManUtd)...
FAN VIEW: Solskjaer does best when his back's against the wall and it's now time to sink or swim. With his team so consistently inconsistent, the jury's out on whether he can deliver silverware and save his job
With Manchester United suffering three defeats in their last four games, the pressure is mounting on Red Devils boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The Norwegian boss is yet to lift silverware since he first came to the Old Trafford dugout in late 2019 but has been boosted by a brilliant transfer window that has seen the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Jadon Sancho and Raphael Varane join his squad.
“I said it even when we were winning and even when Ronaldo scored, that they don’t play well enough as a team to win this league in my view,” Neville said on his podcast. “I think that you have to be a unit in possession and out of possession and...
One sticking point that Manchester United fans have used to criticise Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is his preferred partnership of Scott McTominay and Fred in midfield. With Fred appearing 115 times under Solskjaer, and McTominay not far behind in numbers with a respectable 106 appearances to his name, the duo have been ever-present since Ole became the permanent manager in early 2019.
Man United 'lining up a move for Leeds star Kalvin Phillips INSTEAD of West Ham's Declan Rice next summer' with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer desperate to sign a new defensive midfielder
Manchester United reportedly want to sign Kalvin Phillips from bitter rivals Leeds. United have been linked with Declan Rice over the past 12 months but the Daily Star claim they have now switched their attention to his England midfield partner. West Ham's £90m valuation of Rice is believed to be...
Manchester United are in need of a defensive midfielder but Gary Neville says he still would not swap Anthony Martial for Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg
Gary Neville has claimed that he would happily include Manchester United striker Anthony Martial in a player swap deal but not for Tottenham midfielder Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg. The Sky Sports pundit and commentator was asked the question during a Twitter Q&A that came less than 24 hours after Spurs were blown away by Arsenal during the North London Derby.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is embracing the pressure and underlined his determination to bring silverware back to Manchester United ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League clash with Villarreal. Having succeeded Jose Mourinho – initially on a temporary basis – in December 2018, the Norwegian has overseen steady progress on the field and...