Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is below rising stress as soon as once more as he oversaw his facet’s humiliating defeat to Manchester City, lower than two weeks after Liverpool got here to Old Trafford and scored 5 objectives.
Pep Guardiola’s facet took an early lead within the recreation and that was solely the start – they have been comfy for the whole 90 minutes and barely broke a sweat as United have been left to chase shadows.
Roy Keane was notably damning in his evaluation of this United facet, claiming it was males versus boys at Old Trafford.
I’m positive once we come again, the gamers might be recent of their minds after internationals,” he informed Twistok.com activities after the game, as seen above. “In fact, the calls for on me and the players are going to be excessive
away from what we was once.
“We went to Tottenham, stable, win 3-0 with a special system, get a great outcome in opposition to Atalanta with a special system. System or model, we should be on the entrance foot extra. I can’t have a look at myself and say that is the way in which I would like Man United to play.”
SN’s verdict on Solskjaer’s feedback…
Solskjaer’s post-match verdict was candid and sincere, one thing he has usually resisted being previously. As a rule, he has tried to deflect criticism in an effort to keep a contented camp.
Now, he’s barely defiant and appears to just accept the fierce scrutiny coming his means. Solskjaer appears to be like intent on turning this dire scenario round following the worldwide break however solely time will inform if he’s given the possibility to take action.
Solskjaer has completed nicely to get Manchester United to a place the place they’re able to kick on however there are few indicators to recommend he’s the appropriate man to steer the Old Trafford club by to the subsequent section of their improvement.
Heavy investments have been revamped the summer time however solely Cristiano Ronaldo has had an actual affect. The 36-year-old has scored 9 goals in 12 appearances since sealing his second coming however not even he may save Solskjaer’s from Saturday’s dismal defeat.