Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has insisted he is not going to resign, regardless of enduring his “darkest day” within the Previous Trafford dugout as he watched his facet thrashed 5-0 by Liverpool.
Stress on the 48-year-old has been mounting in current weeks amid a poor run of Premier League outcomes, and a Mohamed Salah hat-trick fired their rivals in direction of an emphatic victory on Sunday.
Boos rang round Previous Trafford at half-time as United discovered themselves 4-0 down on the break, with many supporters leaving early, whereas the second half noticed one other objective fly in and a pink card for midfielder Paul Pogba.
Solskjaer, although, was defiant after the sport, telling Sky Sports activities: “I do imagine in myself, I do imagine that I get near what I would like with the membership.”
However after 9 Premier League video games, United sit seventh with 14 factors – eight behind leaders Chelsea, seven behind Liverpool in second, and 6 again on Manchester Metropolis.
Chatting with Sky Sports activities after their humiliation by the hands of Jurgen Klopp’s staff, Solskjaer stated: “It is not straightforward to say one thing, aside from it is the darkest day I’ve had main these gamers.”
“It is mine [responsibly for the loss] – that is it,” he added. “The teaching workers are sensible, and I select the best way we method the sport and right this moment, we weren’t medical sufficient going ahead. There have been areas for each groups, and once you give good gamers areas, they rating.
“You may look again finally season after we misplaced 6-1 to Spurs – that is miles worse. The opposition as effectively, that makes it miles worse for me as a Manchester lad, and we have now to recover from this as fast as we are able to and transfer on.”
Sunday’s loss was United’s third-largest house defeat within the Premier League.
When requested if he was nonetheless the precise man to steer the staff, Solskjaer replied: “We have come too far as a gaggle, and we’re too shut to surrender now.
“I’ve heard nothing else [about a potential departure], and I am nonetheless serious about tomorrow’s work, in fact. We’re all low. I am unable to say now that I’ve felt any worse than this. That is the bottom I have been. However as I’ve stated, I settle for the accountability, and that’s mine right this moment. It is mine going ahead.
“I do imagine in myself, I do imagine that I get near what I would like with the membership, I feel what we have finished, what I’ve seen, the event, in fact, the outcomes currently have not been ok. However I’ve bought to maintain sturdy, and I do imagine in what we have been doing, the teaching workers and the gamers.”
United haven’t received a trophy throughout his tenure and haven’t tasted any silverware since 2017.