Manchester United on Wednesday caused confusion by a video in which former player Ole Gunnar Solskjaer interim coach is called to publish, but the movie not much later to remove again.
The ailing United fired manager José Mourinho Tuesday and then let know that first, an interim coach appointed. The club wants to take the time for the search for a permanent successor to the Portuguese.
The 45-year-old Solskjaer played between 1996 and 2007, the current number six of the Premier League. He made in 1999, deep into injury time the winning hit in the Champions League final against Bayern Munich in Barcelona (2-1).
After his spelersloopbaan he was appointed as coach of the second team of United. The former attacker is now head coach of the Norwegian Molde FK.
The by United published video led to the congratulations of the Norwegian prime minister Erna Solberg. “It’s a great day for Norwegian football. Good luck with the lead of ‘The Red Devils'”, she wrote in a tweet that she later deleted.
Most press conferences of the sacked Mourinho
Various favourites with bookmakers
At the bookmakers is former-United midfielder Michael Carrick, who is an assistant of Mourinho was, together with Mauricio Pochettino, Zinedine Zidane and Ryan Giggs topkandidaat after this season, being named manager of United.
Solskjaer is also pretty high on that list. According to the BBC, is the Noor Wednesday, still officially named interim manager.
Clubicoon Gary Neville pleaded Tuesday for the arrival of Tottenham Hotspur manager Pochettino. “He fit in at United given his performance and playing style and the way he is publicly as well as private acts,” said the former defender.
The next game of United is this Saturday, the uitduel with Cardiff City in the Premier League (kick-off 18.30).
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