Manchester United urged to replace “utterly clueless” Solskjaer with this world class manager

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Manchester United have been urged to sack manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and replace him with former Chelsea and Inter Milan boss Antonio Conte.

Conte is currently out of work despite winning the Serie A title with Inter last season, and the Italian tactician has also proven himself in English football in the past, winning the Premier League title and FA Cup in two years at Chelsea.

Jason Cundy is now convinced Conte would be a major upgrade on Solskjaer, whose Man Utd side suffered a surprise 2-1 defeat to Young Boys in the Champions League last night.

Speaking on talkSPORT, Cundy did not hold back as he described Solskjaer as “clueless” in the way he handled the game, with his poor record in Europe continuing.

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“That there shows he’s utterly clueless,” Cundy said.

“That performance, the team shape… they went down to ten men, yes, but come on. They went to five at the back and he didn’t change it.

“They were getting overrun in the middle of the park. Poor Fred, Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes. I’ve got so much sympathy for them, they had no help, they were getting passed around.

“The back five didn’t move, they were getting outnumbered. It wasn’t working, they should have gone for four in defence and four in midfield.

“United got exactly what they deserved and he’s been exposed again brutally.

“The game changed on the red card but that didn’t mean it was over.

“Young Boys are normally whipping boys of European football and United get rolled over 2-1… it was a disasterclass, it was an absolute disaster.

Antonio Conte to Manchester United?

“It exposed Ole, it did badly. I’d sack him. We know what’s coming, don’t we? You’ve got Antonio Conte out there…

“Who’s the better manager? There will be a stage in the season where they’ll be like ‘I wish we did it earlier.’

“There’s been a pattern emerging with Ole, particularly in Europe. He couldn’t get out of the group last season.

“It did him a favour going into the Europa League, it’s an easier competition to win and he managed to balls that up.”

Conte does seem like the kind of name it would be difficult to turn down, and one imagines United could live to regret it if they don’t move now, or else another elite club will surely snap him up.

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  1. I haven’t seen ole as a coach that can win trophy! Better for the team to change him or leave ole and no trophy for the team. The team need a arch coach, a coach that don’t like to lose, a coach that like to win everytime…. ole don’t care of trophies

  2. Conte is class, he would be a great manager for MU than this lousy useless PE teacher Ole Solskjær he should go back to Molde that fits him.

  3. I completdely agree. Conte would be a massive upgrade on the clueless gollum. He wanted to give his right arm to land Sancho who at his best is only a mediocre player and cannot even command a regular place in a team like England which is not one of the top national teams anyway. Sancho cost 73m Stg – they could have bought Pedro Neto for half that price and he is a thousand percent better, even when injured.

  4. Ole should be sackd in comparison to the given quality players he has.
    The team is a world class team so we need a world class Manager

  5. OLE has to go and a more experience coach should be brought in that is if united want to go back to its winning mentality.ole most go

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