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What did Ole Gunnar Solskjaer say about MU inviting Pochettino as a coach?

30 Th3 2022 | 12:48

 Mauricio Pochettino is among the contenders to become the next Manchester United manager – and it’s not the first.

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Three years ago, the Red Devils confirmed Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as their official coach. But when Pochettino was sacked by Tottenham in November 2019, months after Solskjaer signed a three-year contract, there was a lot of speculation.

At the time, Solskjaer issued a message of sympathy to Pochettino, despite knowing full well that leaving the Argentinian manager free would jeopardize his job: “For Mauricio, it is sad that one of his colleagues , a good man, lost his job, especially before Christmas, so I wish him all the best.”

 

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 MU has not yet found an official coach to replace Ole.

Solskjaer also replied that United might consider appointing the Argentinian as his replacement: “No, it doesn’t bother me at all. I have to focus on my job at Manchester United and do the best I can. body.”

“I talk to Ed [Woodward, United’s executive vice president] and the owners all the time about how we move forward and that won’t change including a change of manager.

Currently, Pochettino and Erik ten Hag are the two brightest candidates to replace Ole in the official coach position, the Dutch coach is the more popular one.