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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer On How Bruno Fernandes’ Transformative Influence On Manchester United

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has explained how Bruno Fernandes has been a transformative figure at Old Trafford after he came recommended to the club by Cristiano Ronaldo. Fernandes’ arrival at United has coincided with their exceptional upturn in form which has seen them jump into top four contention following an unbeaten start since the break. The Portuguese midfielder …

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Gary Neville Is Right, Man United Are a ‘Mess’, But He’s Ignoring The First Issue They Must Address

Gary Neville

Gary Neville has said that Ed Woodward should be removed from his position as Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman. However, his call for “best in class” must extend to the manager. Neville made the comments following United’s 2-0 defeat to Liverpool on Sunday at Anfield. The loss leaves the Red Devils 30 points behind their one-time rivals. The Sky Sports pundit …

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Gary Neville: Man United’s Transfer Policy Was Reactive For Too Long

“In the last few years, signings have come in and you think, ‘they’re being so reactive.’” Gary Neville has said that Manchester United may have turned a corner with their transfer dealings after spending years being too “reactive” in the market. Neville’s former club have had a haphazard approach to transfer deals since Alex Ferguson retired in 2013. In that …

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Penalty “System” Makes No Sense At All


“That’s our system, you can see the slides on the Powerpoint,” the Man United manager said after the game. During Manchester United’s 1-1 draw with Wolves, Paul Pogba took a spot-kick ahead of Marcus Rashford, seemingly because he had been fouled and won the penalty. Rashford had buried a spot-kick the previous week against Chelsea and has an impeccable penalty …

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Solskjaer Details Reason Behind Lukaku Departure Despite Lack Of Cover

Solskjaer Lukaku

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has insisted that he has no regrets over Romelu Lukaku’s departure from the club despite not signing any cover.  The Belgian completed his £73 million move to Inter Milan on transfer deadline day after two seasons with the club. Lukaku endured a turbulent exit from United having been fined earlier this week for missing …

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In Or Out: Assessing Manchester United’s Player Pool As Change Needed

If Manchester United’s season has taught us anything it’s that wholesale changes are required under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Old Trafford. Under Jose Mourinho, some of the squad struggled and despite the initial boost that Solskjaer’s appointment brought with it, they are falling victim to the same pitfalls that plagued them at the beginning of the campaign. It has become …

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Breaking: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Confirmed As Permanent United Boss

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has officially been confirmed as the new Manchester United manager following a statement released by the club this morning. The official Twitter account of Manchester United confirmed the news this morning with a statement from executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward. Ole’s at the wheel! We can confirm that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been appointed as #MUFC manager. — …

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Solskjaer Hopeful Over New Man United Contract For Martial

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes Anthony Martial will agree a new contract with Manchester United in the coming weeks as the club look to tie down a clutch of top players. France forward Martial and goalkeeper David de Gea are both out of contract at the end of next season after United triggered 12-month extension options shortly before Christmas. The club …

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Solskjaer And Rashford Set Records As Man United Beat Brighton

Mid-January is usually the time of year for which reality sets in for many of us after a positive holiday period. Manchester United continue to live the dream however, with today’s 2-1 win over Brighton putting them just three points behind Chelsea who face Arsenal in the evening kickoff. Brighton, who won the return fixture 3-2 at the start of …

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Solskjaer: Change Of Manager Is “New Lease Of Life” For Sanchez


Manchester United’s caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes his ‘one-on-one’ style of management can help bring out the best in ‘top players’ such as Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez. Sunday’s Premier League match at Wembley against Tottenham will see Solskjaer face off against the man widely considered his main rival to become United’s full-time manager from next season. The Norwegian …

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Solskjaer & Pochettino To Face-Off In United ‘Audition’

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has a golden opportunity to further his credentials for the permanent manager’s job at Manchester United when he goes head to head against Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino on Sunday. The Norwegian interim manager has enjoyed a perfect start to his Old Trafford career, winning all five matches and transforming the mood among players and fans. But in …

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Solskjaer Denies That Spurs Clash Is His First Real Test

Manchester United’s visit to Wembley this weekend has been dubbed the first real test of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s tenure as caretaker boss. The Red Devils are five for five so far under the Norwegian, with a scoreless first hour against Newcastle being their only real challenge thus far. The names of Cardiff, Newcastle, Huddersfield, Bournemouth and Reading pale into comparison …

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