Four Managers Who Could Replace Under-Fire Man United Boss Solskjaer

Four Managers Who Could Replace Under-Fire Man United Boss Solskjaer

  • Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is staring at a bleak future with Man United following the club's recent poor run of form
  • United suffered a 5-0 heavy defeat in the hands of Liverpool, a result that saw them drop further to seventh on the Premier League charts
  • Reports now suggest the Manchester club have identified a number of managers who could potentially replace the Norwegian

Man United have reportedly drawn up a four-man shortlist of possible managers who could succeed Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

Despite earning a lucrative new deal in the summer, Solskjaer position as United boss has come under increasing threat following a string of poor performances.

The Red Devils have lost three of their last four Premier League outings, with their most recent coming in the hands of rivals Liverpool who thrashed them 5-0 at the weekend.

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Four Managers Who Could Replace Under-Fire Man United Boss Solskjaer
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer under fire at Man Utd. Photo: Oli Scarff
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Metro UK reports United chiefs are now assessing Solskjaer's position at the club despite the Norwegian remaining adamant he will not step down.

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The Manchester club are already sounding out potential replacements and have since instructed a "leading agent" to help identify a suited candidate.

The four likely coaches to replace Ole are;

1. Zinedine Zidane

2. Antonio Conte

3. Brendan Rodgers

4. Erik Ten Hag

Of the four, only Conte and Zidane are currently not attached anywhere, with both quitting their roles at Inter Milan and Real Madrid respectively.

It is understood Conte, who has previously managed in the Premier League would be interested in taking charge.

Rodgers, on the other hand, has a £16million release clause in his deal with Leicester City.

He has made an impressive impact at the King Power Stadium since joining them in February 2019, helping them win the FA Cup title last season.

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Meanwhile, Ten Hag has had a significant impact at Ajax and has already inspired them to title glory.

Ferguson's comments about Conte surfaces online amid Solskjaer's sack rumours

Legit.ng earlier reported that former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson seems to have already approved Antonio Conte as speculation over Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s sack intensifies.

United lost 5-0 at home to Liverpool and there are concerns that Sokskjaer who has continued to receive heavy criticisms will be fired soon.

Although the decision to oust Solskjaer could be taken after their league game against Tottenham, reports suggest that former Chelsea boss Conte is already on the sidelines.

Source: Legit

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