Manchester United vs West Ham: Solskjaer reveals transfer decisions, players he needs

Arnold Nichols
April 14, 2019

Pogba was involved in Manchester United's Champions League quarter-final clash with Barcelona on Wednesday, but continues to be linked with a summer move to the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, irrespective of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's repeated declarations that the Frenchman will stay.

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Manchester United will be looking to close-in on the top four with a win over West Ham at Old Trafford this evening.

No, for a game like this - one harder than it looks - Solskjaer needs a player who can stick to the job.

"We've got a lot of big stuff ahead of us and some important challenges that we are still competing for so, yeah, it's great!"

"So I think they are where they are because the set of players are probably just fifth, fourth best in the league". As quoted by the Mirror, the United boss said: "There might be a campaign [from Madrid], you never know what there is".

And the 29-year-old has now revealed the "very good" relationship he has with Solskjaer and that the Norwegian has given him assurances over the future playing time. "That's how ruthless we have to be".

Landing Herrera would be a rare chance to take a player from a top six rival and engineer a free transfer for a player with Premier League experience, who still has plenty more to give. He's focused on performing and he's a proud player.

With United [1.4] to win and Both Teams to Score trading at [1.8], I'm happy to take [2.9] about a Manchester United in the Match Odds and Both teams to score market. We are Manchester United, even if they are Barcelona - we are Manchester United, and we play in the Champions League just like they do.

And, having scored nine goals from midfield in his first 12 games under Solskjaer, the Frenchman has not found the net in his last eight, missing a penalty in the defeat of Southampton.

United had been on a fine run under Solskjaer's stewardship, but things have just started to tail off a little in recent times, although a seemingly mounting list of absentees certainly isn't helping the former Cardiff City manager.

"He had his highest-ever output physically so he has never run as much in a Man United shirt".

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