What Ole Gunnar Solskjaer instructed Manchester United gamers earlier than Paris Saint-Germain recreation – Manchester Night Information
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes his Manchester United squad is able to beating any crew in Europe forward of their Champions League last-16 tie with Paris Saint-Germain.
However the Norwegian has warned his gamers towards trying previous PSG, who arrive at Outdated Trafford for the primary leg with mounting harm issues.
United, alternatively, ‘couldn’t be in a greater mind set’ forward of the conflict with the Ligue 1 leaders, in keeping with Solskjaer.
They’ve received 10 of 11 video games beneath his stewardship and the caretaker supervisor additionally referenced the one dropped factors of his reign to date – a 2-2 draw with Burnley – and stated there remained a disappointment that United hadn’t received that match.
Confidence has rocketed at Outdated Trafford since Solskjaer took cost eight weeks in the past and there may be now a buzz forward of the PSG tie and an pleasure that United might go a great distance in Europe, a idea Solskjaer wasn’t about to quash.
“The squad may be very able to successful towards any opponents,” he stated.
“After we go into video games assured as we’re, we’re trying ahead however we are able to’t look too far forward. We now have to look to PSG and ensure we undergo this one after which take the following problem because it comes.
“I stated to the boys, ‘If we hold working daily in coaching, we are able to enhance and possibly shock a number of’.”
Solskjaer was sat at house watching the last-16 draw with son Noah when he noticed United paired with PSG.
It was a day after United’s 3-1 defeat to Liverpool and a day earlier than Jose Mourinho can be sacked, with Solskjaer taking cost later that week.
His preliminary thought was ‘wow, that’s a tricky problem’, a sense shared by many United followers, however the anticipation has rocketed in latest weeks.
“I’ve liked each single minute of it,” Solskjaer stated.
“We knew we had a giant problem in entrance of us as a result of we had been far behind within the league, confidence was low after Liverpool however they’ve responded fantastically.
“I don’t suppose we could possibly be in a greater mind set and searching ahead to the following few video games.
“We now have given ourselves the absolute best alternative in the best way we have now gone into it.”