Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants his players to learn traditions and history of Manchester United: Manchester United have gained a report 20 top-flight titles however have did not get their fingers on the Premier League trophy for the reason that departure of supervisor Alex Ferguson in 2013.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants his players to learn traditions and history of Manchester United
Manchester United’s present crop of gamers ought to have a look at the membership’s custom and wealthy historical past to encourage them on their very own journey to success, supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has stated.
United have gained a report 20 top-flight titles however have did not get their fingers on the Premier League trophy for the reason that departure of supervisor Alex Ferguson in 2013.
Solskjaer’s third-placed facet, whose beginning XI this season have the bottom common age within the Premier League, journey to Leicester Metropolis on Sunday for a recreation that might decide whether or not they qualify for subsequent season’s Champions League.
“We would like them (the United gamers) to study concerning the traditions and historical past of the membership and what the gamers earlier than them have finished,” Norwegian Solskjaer instructed Sky Sports activities.
“The membership’s former gamers have performed so many very important video games on the finish of the season – a cup remaining, a recreation to win the league, a recreation to get into the Champions League.
“The gamers now are studying what the opposite gamers by means of historical past have been by means of. Marcus Rashford or Mason Greenwood, they’ve been within the academy for thus a few years and seen so many gamers doing this earlier than them, so it’s nice studying.”
United are third on 63 factors, above Chelsea courtesy of a a lot better aim distinction. They’re additionally one level forward of fifth-placed Leicester heading into the ultimate recreation of the season understanding a draw will assure Champions League soccer.
Though two attracts of their final three league video games have left United nonetheless chasing a top-four spot, Solskjaer believes his facet are effectively positioned to safe a Champions League berth.
“We hoped to reach on the final recreation of the season needing to beat Leicester to go previous them – I believe I stated that fairly early, possibly in January,” the United boss stated. “That was the goal and we’re right here now.”