Tunnel Insider: Analysing the Arsenal defeat, Istanbul Basaksehir v United: Match preview, Follow us on Via Twitter External Website. Yet while that would have seen United somewhat powerless when it comes to Haaland’s long-term future, he looks very much a big opportunity missed. I feel proud to have represented United for 11 years and have some very special memories. His third goal, in particular, was beautiful to watch. Martial struggled during Ibrahimovic’s time in charge and it was a similar story when Mourinho forked out on Romelu Lukaku back in the summer transfer window of 2018. Roy Keane predicts Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be sacked because of current Man Utd players "Everyone wanted to do well, of course, we just couldn't get going. Donny van de Beek: Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says midfielder will play 'big, big part' Last updated on 27 October 2020 27 October 2020 . From the section Man Utd It was only once Lukaku went that the 24-year-old’s form picked up. Solskjaer’s side have scored one more goal during his 100 games but they’ve also conceded a lot more and kept less clean sheets. Test your sporting knowledge with our tricky quiz. Mourinho was sacked in December 2018 after a poor start to his third season at the club and his replacement is now under huge pressure at Old Trafford. By continuing to use our website you consent to cookies being used. COVID-19 infects the mouth. But surely the most special memory of all would be the Champions League final in 1999 when he best exhibited his ability to seize the whisker of a chance. He is currently the manager of English club Manchester United. "The supporters have been fantastic and were a real inspiration to me when I was out injured. Jose Mourinho didn’t like that side to him, hence why the Tottenham boss tried to cut the forward loose. You previously blocked notifications from manutd.com. This article contains affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission on any sales of products or services we write about. Watch what the manager said when speaking to journalists in the post-match press conference at Old Trafford... "There’s a good group there that wants to win and they'll get back at it.,” says the manager in our interview... Read what the manager has said about Sunday's Premier League defeat at Old Trafford. Connect with friends faster than ever with the new Facebook app. The France international scored 23 goals across all competitions last term, his best-ever numbers for the club since his move from Monaco in 2015. Final state polls show close races in Pa. and Ariz. 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We’ve compared Solskjaer’s first 100 games in charge of United with Mourinho’s to see who comes out on top. It's a year since SA won the Rugby World Cup, Aspen Pharmacare shares up 11% on Covid-19 vaccine deal with Johnson & Johnson, Coronavirus: German hospitals brace for 'record number' of intensive care patients, The Birmingham restaurants, bars and pubs offering cheap food and drink deals before lockdown, Hungary to impose more restrictions to curb COVID-19 spread - radio. Hear from the boss on Rashford, Telles and the performance, after a great night in the Champions League... Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has explained the full-back's absence after our victory over RB Leipzig on Wednesday. In his first season at the Theatre of Dreams, the France international scored 17 goals across all competitions. newspaper archive. In the end, however, a move to United broke down. Reacting to his appointment, the Norwegian said: "It’s truly an honour. Solskjaer admits he uses one of Sir Alex's technique, when informing the players of their involvement. On the field, the Norwegian became an embodiment of the Reds’ never-say-die spirit in their most successful decade, often scoring late goals when points or trophies looked to have been lost. Real Madrid are also keen but Solskjaer previously managed the striker at Molde and, therefore, that connection could be key when it comes to signing the precocious talent. Should Haaland arrive, that wouldn’t be Martial. Solskjaer’s side have scored one more goal during his 100 games but they’ve also conceded a lot more and kept less clean sheets. Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reportedly still hopes to bring Erling Haaland to Old Trafford. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer talking to the official club site: “It was a test of character after the 6-1 defeat [against Spurs] last time and going 1-0 down so early on made it even more so. That's why we have a big squad, a good squad and today we couldn't produce the performances that we've seen before. The Borussia Dortmund star is Europe’s hottest prospect, having scored 56 goals from as many matches since 2018. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reluctantly called time on his United playing career on 28 August 2007 – 11 years and three days after it began with a goalscoring debut.