Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has come underneath intense scrutiny but it surely appears the Manchester United dressing room – led by Bruno Fernandes and Cristiano Ronaldo – are firmly behind him
Bruno Fernandes agrees with Cristiano Ronaldo that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is to not blame for Manchester United’s struggles this season.
The Pink Devils halted a horrible run final weekend with a 3-0 win over Tottenham to ease the strain on the Norwegian, but it surely’s been a sobering month for United as their title problem has fallen by the wayside.
Man United suffered defeats to Aston Villa and Leicester, earlier than Liverpool’s 5-0 rout magnified their flaws.
The Old Trafford club responded with a convincing win over a poor Spurs facet – an end result which resulted in the sacking of Nuno Espirito Santo – however, there are still query marks with reference to their title credentials.
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Solskjaer has come underneath intense scrutiny with claims he was going through the axe, but it surely appears the players are firmly behind him.
Within the wake of the end result towards Jurgen Klopp’s males, Ronaldo defended his manager.
He stated on Instagram: “Generally the end result just isn’t the one we combat for. Generally, the rating just isn’t the one we would like.
“And that is on us, solely on us, as a result of there is no one else responsible. Our fans have been, as soon as once more, superb of their fixed assist.
“They deserve higher than this, significantly better, and it is as much as us to ship. The time is now!”
And now Bruno Fernandes has echoed these sentiments insisting the players must take sole duty for the workforce’s poor performances.
He advised Sky Sports activities: “He is a good individual and I feel everybody is aware of the human a part of him. It is regular for individuals to get upset when the outcomes do not come.
“It is too simple responsible Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. After we go on the pitch we should always do higher.”
United narrowly prevented one other defeat midweek towards Atalanta as Ronaldo got here to the rescue once more with a stoppage-time equalizer in Bergamo.
And the Portugal captain has requested endurance from the fans as he believes there’s loads of time for them to enhance.
He stated: “It was a troublesome recreation. I do know that once we play Atalanta it is troublesome and we imagine till the top that I’ll assist my workforce get the three factors and I am so glad. We by no means quit and imagine till the top. It’s a great end result for us I feel.
“The start was powerful, Atalanta has an incredible coach and so they know what to do. I knew after I performed in Juventus. We did our job properly. We’re fortunate I scored however that is football.
“We nonetheless have to enhance. We’ve got totally different players and totally different programs. We’ve got to adapt however it’ll take time. We’ve got time to enhance.”