Lukaku: Mourinho did a lot for Man Utd and deserves respect

Adjust Comment Print

Solskjaer believes the next step should be to provide a pathway to United's homegrown academy products like Mason Greenwood, Jimmy Garner and Ethan Hamilton. We are about winning trophies, of course we are.

'We can't do that this year but we've just got to look forward to that again because we have to get back to that.

But he managed to get a start against his former side and like most of the other players he too did not disappoint on the night.

The Red Devils are yet to taste defeat under interim manager Solskjaer, securing eight victories from as many games, while netting 22 goals and only conceding five in the process in all competitions.

"You don't just live off the price tag".

"Imagine if they've done a deal with Pochettino already, for instance, because they couldn't see a great upturn in form with Solskjaer, and then all of a sudden this has happened".

Manchester United are now preparing for their next fixture at home to Burnley on Tuesday night, when Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's men attempt to make it nine wins on the spin under his leadership. I thought there was a big gulf in class tonight between the two teams.

Zola and Hazard predict Higuain will be a big success at Chelsea
Sutton, promoting The Sportsman's flawless 10 game, said: "I think I know from my own experience that it's a big shirt to fill". Although only two league places now separate these teams, in truth the gulf between them is vast .

Saints’ Benjamin Watson blasts Roger Goodell in open letter
But their newest tactic may make the loudest statement - a Super Bowl boycott. "Football's more than a game", Cassidy said. The call would have essentially sealed the win for the Saints.

Rajeev Ram, Barbora Krejcikova combine to win Australian Open mixed doubles
Not many of them win 14 in a row to become the first new victor since Jennifer Capriati in 2001 to snare back-to-back Slams. Osaka, naturally, was thrilled by her new status as the WTA's best in the world. "Huge congrats to you, Petra".

"I think we're creating a lot more chances as well and we're scoring goals as a result of that". When you go to Arsenal, and win that one in a much better manner - that's the way that I've seen the progress and the improvement.

Solskjaer took charge at Old Trafford following the departure of former United boss Mourinho at the back end of past year.

"At the moment I can see everyone staying at the club", he said. "So I think we have to look on that as well as keep an eye on the fact they are in form and are a good side".

Friday's FA Cup win at Arsenal took Solskjaer's club-record winning start to an eighth match, with each performance seeing odds shorten on him taking the reins permanently.

"With or without me, it doesn't matter, I'm here to prepare for next season". 'You can only play with 11 but as long as you have got so many players, like I have, that's a good problem.

"I think that a return of Pogba to Juventus is very, very unlikely.

The structure of the team was miles better compared to Tottenham when we hung in there and David saved us", said Solskjaer. Bayern Munich, Liverpool and Manchester City are the ideal examples to use, three well-known sides that play effectively within this method that allows them to advance well in all the competitions they take part in season by season. "But he does really want to be part of it".