Manchester United supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer stated he wasn’t shocked by the criticism he confronted following the Champions League defeat to Younger Boys, including that outcomes usually dictate how his managerial strategy is perceived.
United sits high of the Premier League however suffered a shock 2-1 defeat to the Swiss facet in its group opener on Tuesday, with Solskjaer criticised for poor sport administration after proper again Aaron Wan-Bissaka noticed pink within the first half.
Talking forward of his facet’s conflict in opposition to West Ham United on Sunday, he stated: “We are inclined to get judged by outcomes reasonably than intentions, however we go in with good intentions. The end result decides the headlines… not often is the sport implausible or unhealthy, it’s someplace in between.”
“We all know the expectations are excessive and we anticipate extra of ourselves as nicely, the efficiency wasn’t as much as our commonplace.”
The Norwegian, nonetheless, stated that the gamers reacted nicely to the loss in Switzerland and he anticipated United, like “all good groups”, to bounce again.
The previous striker swatted away questions on his type of play, saying he didn’t swear by an “overarching philosophy”.
“I do not sit right here and declare and speak… soccer is a straightforward sport and it is about making good choices and being in a crew. “Typically we glance an excessive amount of into the all intricacies and it is ardour, it is want… you possibly can speak about all kinds, it appears good on paper.”
Striker Edinson Cavani is not going to function in opposition to West Ham, the United boss confirmed, including that he was hopeful midfielder Jesse Lingard, who has one 12 months left on his contract, will keep at Previous Trafford.
Desk-topper United is unbeaten in its opening 4 video games. West Ham, who drew with Southampton final week, is eighth.