‘We’re not even midway!’ – Solskjaer not interested by Man Utd Premier League title tilt
The Pink Devils can go high of the desk in the event that they beat Burnley on Tuesday however the Norwegian is refusing to get carried away
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has warned Manchester United’s latest good run of league type may depend for nothing until they kick on and construct momentum in a giant week.
United sit degree on factors with Liverpool on the high of the desk and will go into subsequent weekend’s crunch conflict with Jurgen Klopp’s facet as league leaders in the event that they win their recreation in hand in opposition to Burnley on Tuesday night time.
Solskjaer’s facet final misplaced within the league at the beginning of November and, regardless of being knocked out of the Champions League and most just lately the League Cup, they’ve continued to grind out outcomes to push up the desk.
However, the Norwegian, who’s dismissing any early chatter of a possible title problem says it’s too early to get carried away and simply needs his facet to maintain constructing momentum.
“We’re not even midway by way of the season and each recreation within the Premier League is a problem, they’re exams,” Solskjaer mentioned. “Each recreation is a unique take a look at. Watford, they gave us a take a look at, Burnley is a take a look at, Liverpool is one other, then you definitely go to Fulham which is a unique take a look at once more.
“No-one will bear in mind how the league desk regarded like on 12 January 2021. Now we have good momentum, began nicely once more after the frustration of [losing to Manchester] Metropolis, bounced again rather well with a win [against Watford] and naturally we wish to construct momentum once more.
“If we will get a win on Tuesday then that is two video games on the bounce and we will go into the following recreation assured. Each recreation within the Premier League is an opportunity to construct extra confidence.”
United journey to Turf Moor on Tuesday night time to play their rearranged recreation from the opening weekend of the season, however may very well be with out Victor Lindelof, Paul Pogba, Luke Shaw and Eric Bailly.
The latter went off simply earlier than the half-time whistle as United beat Watford within the FA Cup at Previous Trafford, having collided with Dean Henderson’s knee, whereas Solskjaer confirmed the opposite three missed the conflict by way of harm.
“I hope [they’ll be ready] for Liverpool, positively, however I am undecided in the event that they’ll make the Burnley one,” Solskjaer mentioned when requested for an replace on their situation. “It is mild coaching on Sunday then we’ll see on Monday.”
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