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Friday 27 January 2023 Dublin: 1°C

# Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

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# Matchwinner
Michael Carrick hails 'cold, calculated' Ronaldo
The coach also said he spoke to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer before accepting his temporary role.
# Relief
Man United seal passage into Champions League knockout stages in first game of the post-Solskjaer era
Goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Jadon Sancho saw the Red Devils past Villarreal.
# Claim
'I'd be almost embarrassed being on the staff now' - Paul Scholes
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer lost his job following a poor run of results.
# Facing Up
Harry Maguire: Man Utd players take ‘huge responsibility’ over Solskjaer sacking
A run of five defeats in seven Premier League games saw United part company with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Sunday.
# Manager wanted
Pochettino reportedly open to joining Man United mid-season
The Paris Saint-Germain boss is believed to be one of the main targets to replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
# interim interim
Caretaker boss Michael Carrick to face media after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s exit
United take on Villarreal in the Champions League on Tuesday.
# Wave Goodbye
Sacked Solskjaer says he leaves Man United in 'better state'
A 4-1 thrashing at the hands of lowly Watford finally saw the axe fall on the embattled manager.
# Moving On
Gary Neville: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gave Manchester United their soul back
The manager was sacked on Sunday.
# Wheels Come Off
Manchester United sack manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Michael Carrick will take charge on a temporary basis while United begin the process of appointing an interim manager until the end of the season.
# Soccer
Man Utd to sack Solskjaer after Watford humiliation: reports
It’s the end of the road for the Old Trafford legend.
# On the brink
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer 'embarrassed’ by Man Utd form but not drawn on his future
This heavy defeat only piled more misery on the beleaguered Norwegian.
# mounting pressure
Rio Ferdinand says it is time for Solskjaer to leave Man United
‘I just feel it might be time for the baton to be handed over to somebody else who can take us on now.’
# Reaction
'As long as I'm here I want to do what I can to improve this'
Today’s derby defeat has increased the pressure on Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
# goal getter
Solskjaer compares Ronaldo to Michael Jordan after Champions League heroics
The star striker rescued a draw for his side against Atalanta.
# under scrutiny
'Keep the criticism coming,' Solskjaer tells detractors as Man United begin testing week
The Red Devils face Atalanta tomorrow night before hosting Manchester City on Saturday afternoon.
# United
Solskjaer pleased to end ‘difficult week’ on high with convincing win
The Manchester United manager had found himself under the spotlight following last weekend’s 5-0 home loss to Liverpool.
# buying time
Manchester United beat Tottenham 3-0 to ease pressure on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Cristiano Ronaldo, Edinson Cavani and Marcus Rashford were on target for the Red Devils in London.
# Under Pressure
'My 18 years at the club are not going to be defined by these few weeks' - Solskjaer
The Norwegian has come under heightened scrutiny this week following Sunday’s 5-0 loss at home to arch-rivals Liverpool.
# talking point
Man United's misguided idea of football is what leaves them so far behind Liverpool
Last weekend’s humiliating 5-0 defeat has left Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in a tenuous position.
# Big Talk
Defiant Maguire says players 'let down' Solskjaer in Liverpool humiliation
“We’re open, we’re men and we can take someone pointing the finger at us, but one thing is for sure and that’s that we all know we’re in this together, there’s no blame game.”
# Pressure
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer takes Man Utd training amid exit talk
The Norwegian is expected to be in charge for Saturday’s Premier League trip to Tottenham.
# Rock Bottom
'This is the worst I’ve been, the lowest I’ve been' - Solskjaer
Manchester United have now lost three of their last four Premier League games.
# PREDICTION
Gary Neville tips Man United to stand by Solskjaer
Graeme Souness, meanwhile, called it ‘a sad, sad day’ for the Red Devils.
# Sorry scenes
Harry Maguire apologises to Man United fans
The Red Devils were beaten 5-0 by their arch-rivals Liverpool at Old Trafford.
# Rout
Liverpool humiliate Man United to heap pressure on Solskjaer
Paul Pogba was sent off as the Red Devils imploded.
# talking point
Can a manager and a pundit be too close?
Several ex-Man United players have recently been criticised for their continual defence of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
# Praise
'He was down inside his own 6-yard box towards the end defending, you could see him sprinting' - Solskjaer on Ronaldo
The Portuguese star was previously criticised for his lack of defensive work.
# Never Say Die
Man United come from two goals down to win Champions League thriller
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a late winner.
# under scrutiny
Solskjaer responds to Carragher criticism and accepts the pressure is on ahead of difficult run
Liverpool, Tottenham and Man City are the Red Devils’ next three Premier League opponents, while they face Atalanta in the Champions League tomorrow night.
# MNF
Carragher: Solskjaer will never win a Premier League or Champions League as Man United manager
Carragher’s Sky colleague Gary Neville, meanwhile, defended his refusal to ‘call out’ his former team-mate.
# feeling fresh
Solskjaer: Best is yet to come from Rashford
The 24-year-old forward could make his first appearance of the season at Leicester on Saturday.
# missed opportunity
Solskjaer defends decision to leave out Ronaldo after Everton draw
The Red Devils have now won just two of their last six games in all competitions.
# Settling in
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer dismisses questions over Jadon Sancho’s form
England manager Gareth Southgate suggested Sancho’s recent form was not worthy of the international call he received on Thursday.
# talking point
Don't blame Solskjaer if he's out of his depth at United - blame the club
United have been too easy to play against this season and are on course to finish behind all three of their title rivals.
# Late Show
'When you've got Cristiano on the pitch there is always a chance'
The five-time Ballon d’Or winner had barely threatened until he fired past Geronimo Rulli for his fifth goal in as many games.
# Injuries
Solskjaer gives update on Maguire and Shaw as Man United captain set for spell on the sidelines
England full-back Shaw has a chance of featuring in Wednesday’s Champions League group game against Villarreal, however.
# Hitting Out
Solskjaer claims ‘big difference’ in penalty count since Jurgen Klopp complaints
The Manchester United boss thinks his side should have been awarded three spot-kicks in their last two games.
# j lingz
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants Jesse Lingard to stay at Manchester United
The midfielder’s contract expires at the end of the season.
# Champions League
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer bemoans Manchester United’s lack of discipline in Bern
United were beaten 2-1 by Young Boys after Aaron Wan-Bissaka’s red card.
# Unhappy
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hits out at ‘farce’ as players face potential ban
It is understood the Premier League remains in talks with Fifa, the clubs and the Government over the issue.