Manchester United announced that former striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been appointed as caretaker manager until the end of the 2018/19 season after Jose Mourinho was sacked. Solskjaer scored 126 goals in 366 appearances for United between 1996 and 2007. In 2008 he became the club’s reserve-team manager, before taking the managerial role at FC Molde in Norway.
The club had taken the major decision with in 24 hours while mourinho left the club and appointed the new caretaker for this season 2018/19. Solskjaer will lead United for this season and Michael Carrick and Kieran McKenna will work along with him for better result and development .
” Manchester United is in my heart and it’s brilliant to be coming back in this role. I’m really looking forward to working with the very talented squad we have, the staff and everyone at the club,” said Solskjaer.
The words of executive vice chairman Ed Woodward was “Ole is a club legend with huge experience, both on the pitch and in coaching roles. His history at Manchester United means he lives and breathes the culture here and everyone at the club is delighted to have him and Mike Phelan back. We are confident they will unite the players and the fans as we head into the second half of the season.”