Pressure mounts on Solskjaer after Liverpool Klopp United

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Pressure mounts on Solskjaer after Liverpool Klopp United

Manchester United manager faces a tough battle to keep his job after 5-0 thrashing by Liverpool

Simon Evans

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer faced intense criticism and speculation over his future after his team’s humiliating 5-0 defeat at home to Liverpool in the Premier League on Sunday.

United’s worst defeat at home to their arch-rivals killed in 90 minutes the short-lived hype that surrounded Cristiano Ronaldo’s return to the club and the hopes of a title challenge that it raised.

But it also brought into the spotlight the Norwegian’s management and coaching of the team as he approaches three years in charge of the side...

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