Manchester United (MU) will clash with Villarreal in the 2020/2021 Europa League final. Ahead of kick-off, coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer challenged his players to prove quality by winning titles.
According to Solskjaer, the Man United squad can get a prestigious trophy this season. Because they are a collection of top players chosen to play with the Red Devils.
Solskjaer assessed that Man United players realized that fighting for the trophy was a challenge that must be overcome if they continued to wear the Red Devils uniform. Therefore, he wants Edinson Cavani et al to answer the challenge in this season’s Europa League final.
They sign to accept the challenge of being the best because this is the best club in the world,” said Solskjaer.
Because, they will not sign if they are not top players, “he continued, quoted from the Independent, Wednesday (26/5/2021).
The Norwegian coach has a special mission in the final at the Energa Stadium in Gdansk, Poland, in the early hours. His first time as Man United coach since his assignment on December 19, 2018.
The last time Man United won the title was during the era of coach Jose Mourinho in 2016/2017. If that they can win the English League Cup (Carabao Cup) which continues to dominate the Europa League.
Facing Villarreal, Solskjaer Optimistic Can End Man United’s Title Drought
Manchester United (MU) coach, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is ready to maximize the last match in the 2020/2021 season. He wants to help the Red Devils end the title drought by winning the 2020/2021 Europa League trophy
To win the title again since 2016/2017, Man United must be able to beat the LaLiga representatives, namely Villarreal. This means that Bruno Fernandes et al must do everything they can at Miejski Stadium, Gdansk, Poland, Thursday (27/5/2021) in the morning WIB.
Moreover, the Premier League envoy has not tasted the title for a long time. The last time, David De Gea et al lifted the prestigious trophy was in 2017, in the Europa League. At that time, the Red Devils, who were still strengthened by Zlatan Ibrahimovic, beat Ajax Amsterdam 2-0 in the final.
“This is a team we have rebuilt in the last few years, hopefully, this is the start of something beautiful. This is the best club in the world. That’s the pleasure and pressure of Manchester United, “said Solskjaer, reported by Goal.
“It’s something the players are prepared to deal with. It’s a big night for us. Maybe it can be a stepping stone for a great future, ”he continued.
So far, Man United have shown their strength. Although still a little problematic with inconsistencies, the team based at Old Trafford recorded much better achievements than the previous season.
“This group of players has been working together for a year and a half. I have seen something that develops in the players, “concluded Solskjaer.