Time running out for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Manchester United

  • Time running out for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Manchester United

Time running out for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Manchester United

With Ole Gunnar Solskjaer under extensive tension, Manchester United are starting set aside to select display shroud of their choices as to who can also trip away the membership in the factual course, ought to peaceable Solskjaer be given the boot.

Both the Times and the Daily Mail say the ex-United striker is anxious a big defeat to Liverpool in a fortnight could cost him his job.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer replaced Mourinho as the Manchester United manager in December on a temporary basis before the deal was made permanent in March 2019. As things stand, the club have had their worst start to a season in 30 years and sit just two points about the relegation zone.

Although executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward publicly backed Solskjaer last month, there has already been speculation that the United boss personally fears he could his job if the team is beaten by league leaders Liverpool in the first game after the current worldwide break. Sunday's 1-0 defeat to lowly Newcastle means it is just three wins out of 11 this season and their current league points tally of nine from their opening eight games is their worst-ever at this stage of a Premier League campaign, worse even than the 11 managed by David Moyes in the 2013-2014 season.

Solskjaer is feeling the pressure, telling his players that his job is on the line despite Ed Woodward publicly backing him only last month.

Jose Mourinho's fate was sealed last December when Liverpool beat United at Anfield 3-1 and the pressure is now on Solskjaer to ensure his side are not embarrassed at Old Trafford.