‘Now it is D-Day’: Rio Ferdinand says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer MUST deliver trophies at Manchester United or face the sack after Champions League bid begins with defeat at Young Boys
- Manchester United misplaced their first Champions League group stage to Young Boys
- The defeat can be Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s facet’s first defeat of the new season
- Rio Ferdinand warned Solskjaer he should deliver trophies this season or he’ll go
- The ex-United defender claims the Norwegian lacks the profitable expertise
Solskjaer’s facet have been deservedly crushed by Young Boys of their first Champions League group stage match of the season, after being dominated by the Swiss facet for many of the 90 minutes.
United took the lead by Cristiano Ronaldo however Aaron Wan-Bissaka’s first-half pink card modified the course of the recreation, with the resilient Young Boys scoring twice after half-time, together with a 95-minute winner from Jesse Lingard‘s mistake.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will go away Man United if he doesn’t win trophies, says Rio Ferdinand
The Red Devils suffered their first lack of the season on Tuesday – a 2-1 defeat at Young Boys
The end result represented United’s first lack of the season and after struggling a Champions League exit in the group levels final season, Ferdinand has ramped up the stress on Red Devils Solskjaer, reiterating that the Norwegian has but to show he’s a trophy-winning supervisor but.
‘Of all the managers in the top-four combat, Ole hasn’t proved he can win at this degree but, Ferdinand informed BT Sport on Tuesday night time. ‘He’s completed what he is been requested to do up till this level. Now its D-Day.
‘It’s his squad, formed by him, a beautiful switch window simply gone, bringing in winners, folks that may change the tradition of this membership.
United have been tipped to have a superb season after Raphael Varane and Cristiano Ronaldo joined
‘Now he’ll be judged correctly. Now you have to convert that to trophies and if he would not his head will likely be on the chopping block like every other supervisor.’
The Red Devils are tipped to get pleasure from a superb season after making high-profile signings akin to Ronaldo, Raphael Varane and Jadon Sancho this summer time.
Solskjaer’s facet have loved a superb begin to the season, claiming victories over Leeds, Wolves and Newcastle which implies they presently prime the Premier League.
Ferdinand claims Solskjaer may have ‘his head on the chopping board if he doesn’t deliver’
United began nicely in Switzerland however Aaron Wan-Bissaka’s straight pink card modified the tie
United began their night in Switzerland brightly when Ronaldo scored his third purpose in two video games since rejoining the membership from Juventus final month, however issues quickly turned bitter in Bern.
Wan-Bissaka was dismissed for a excessive sort out on Young Boys’ Christopher Martins and United have been second-best towards their opponents from that time.
Moumi Ngamaleu acquired forward of Raphael Varane with slightly below 25 minutes left to revive parity for the Swiss facet, earlier than Jordan Siebatcheu picked up Lingard’s poor backpass to David de Gea to seal the win in the final victory of the recreation.
Jesse Lingard’s (above) poor backpass gifted Young Boys a 95-minute winner on Tuesday night time
United, who even have Europa League winners and free-scoring Italian facet Atalanta of their group, went out of the Champions League group levels final yr in a bunch that contained Paris Saint-Germain, Istanbul Basaksehir and RB Leipzig.
Reacting to the end result on the closing whistle, Ferdinand hinted that United weren’t ‘at their recreation’ on Tuesday night time and lamented his former facet’s errors in Switzerland.
Ferdinand mentioned earlier on Tuesday: ‘This is Basaksehir over again. It’s an enormous mistake from Jesse.
‘Wherever you go in Europe you have to be in your recreation. It was a foul sort out from Wan-Bissaka and the recreation turned on its head completely.’