- Manchester United have sacked Ole Gunnar Solskjaer following a disastrous run of matches
- The latest humiliation, a 4-1 loss to Watford was the straw that broke the camel's back
- Man United thanked Solskjaer for his service in the past and his efforts to rebuild the club
Manchester United are having a bad run of luck. The club has lost six of its last seven Premier League matches.
As a result, the club has decided to part ways with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The first-team coach, Michael Carrick, has been temporarily promoted to take charge of the team until a replacement is appointed.
The last defeat against Watford was the final straw, the 4-1 loss was humiliating for the club according to the BBC.
This was just another humiliation in a long line of disastrous matches, such as the 5-0 thrashing from Liverpool.
Daily Sun reported that Manchester United recognised the hard work that Solskjaer put into the club in the past to build a secure foundation.
Social media users reacted to the news
"Bruno Fernandes gesturing to the Man United fans not to boo Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and that the players also take responsibility."
"What really hurts me the most about this whole situation is the fact that I've never felt this connected to Man United since the Fergie days. Ole helped me fall back in love with the club like never before. If this is it, thank you for all the memories. Forever my #20LEGEND."
Real Madrid legend snubs Ronaldo picks best striker in the Premier League
Earlier, YEN.com.gh reported that Fabio Cannavaro has stated that he is afraid of facing Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo or Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang during his prime.
The 48-year-old told SunSport:
"Against prime Cannavaro, it would have been tough for anyone."
The former Italy international claims playing against Tottenham's duo of Son Heung-min and Harry Kane would be difficult.
Liverpool star donates shirt worn in 5-0 win against United to animal charity
In similar news, Liverpool superstar Mohammed Salah has announced on Twitter that he is willing to donate the shirt he wore in his side’s 5-0 demolition of Manchester United to an animal charity for auction.
Salah was the star of the show in that derby as he bagged a hat trick that saw Liverpool completely outclassing their opponents at Old Trafford.
Prior to his goals, Liverpool was well on course for victory courtesy of goals from Naby Keita and Diogo Jota.