After the humiliation suffered against nemesis Liverpool, 0-5; Norwegian Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been retained as Manchester United manager.
Pointed out since the Red Devils’ stinging defeat against Liverpool, the days are numbered for the Norwegian technician Solskjaer on the bench of the Red Devils. Not easy for the Manchester United coach; Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will have to prepare for the shock against Tottenham.
In recent days, the media have been giving heart to the possible successors of OGS. United have polled Antonio Conte and Zinedine Zidane. Agents call as board debates Ole’s dismissal, ”the British tabloid said. Erik ten Hag and Brendan Rodgers are also targeted by the Mancunian leaders. But the coach who seems to be in pole position to succeed Solskjaer is Antonio Conte as reported by The Guardian on his front page. In an ‘icy Old Trafford’, ‘the players doubt Solskjaer, but Conte is interested in the United job. For its part, The Times indicates that « Solskjaer is in the fight to save his post at United, the manager is afraid of being sacked as management discusses the future. “For its part, the Daily Star highlights the message of Cristiano Ronaldo, who asserted that this heavy defeat was the fault of the players. With this exit, CR7 flies to the aid of the coach but for the tabloid, “the players have lost the thread, not Solskjaer, Ronaldo requires a response from the stars. At the end of October, Manchester United already seems to be at a turning point in their season. The pressure is therefore maximum on Solskjaer’s shoulders.
Thus, Solskjaer has three games to save his skin, namely the clashes against Tottenham, Atalanta and Manchester City. And considering the calendar of the MU; OGS’s mission promises to be more than tough.
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