Manchester Unitedinterim supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer created historical past throughout their 1-Zero win over Tottenham Hotspur within the Premier League on Sunday, turning into the primary supervisor in United’s historical past to win his first six video games in cost, overtaking Sir Matt Busby’s document of 5.
The Norwegian was appointed caretaker boss after in December following the sacking of Jose Mourinho and stays one of many candidates for the submit on a full-time foundation, one which the membership hierarchy will resolve on in the summertime.
3 – Manchester United have gained extra Premier League factors in opposition to ‘large six’ groups in a single recreation beneath Ole Gunnar Solskjær (3) than they did in 5 video games beneath Jose Mourinho (2) this season. Upturn. #MUFC #TOTMUN pic.twitter.com/N9JiYqqvzo
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Whereas his first 5 video games have been in opposition to opponents inferior to United, Sunday’s conflict in opposition to Tottenham was his first in opposition to a top-four membership and one which he got here out in flying colors courtesy of a Marcus Rashford winner.
“Outcomes sensible, to return away right here and beat Tottenham is unbelievable. We held on within the second half and we by no means obtained to grips with it after they modified the system, however you might be allowed to have a very good goalkeeper,” he mentioned submit the sport.
His appointment has lifted the temper of the membership, with a number of senior gamers crediting him for his or her change in fortunes and whereas it’s early days to counsel that he must be appointed on a everlasting foundation, his begin to life within the Previous Trafford dugout has been excellent to this point.