Liverpool v Man Utd: How can Solskjaer's side repeat Old Trafford result?

Tanya Simon
January 17, 2020

Manchester United captain Ashley Young has reportedly walked out of training at the Premier League side in his desperation to force a move to Inter Milan. We need to get to the level of those performances when you go away to the team that's top of the league and the last two performances [against Liverpool] at Old Trafford, we've drawn twice and been close to winning both games, so we've got some games to look back at.

Solskjaer praised Maguire's commanding nature, and stressed that the England worldwide will remain at the forefront of the club's captaincy group.

"Harry is wearing the captain's armband and will keep wearing it", Solskjaer told reporters. "He's been a good servant, captain, won trophies, cups, but we've got players coming through".

"He's part of a group that we've had that have been leading this young group, Ashley has been, David [de Gea], Marcus [Rashford], Harry - so Harry will keep on wearing the armband".

Solskjaer has praised Maguire's leadership skills numerous times and previously said that he is "captain material".

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Maguire will wear the captain's armband for the first time as United's permanent captain when they face table-toppers Liverpool on Sunday.

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"We'll do everything we can to see and try to get him fit for Sunday, but I can't promise".

Manchester United are now fifth on the points table of the English Premier League, just five points below fourth-placed Chelsea. So far, Liverpool have dropped points in just one match.

Ole Gunnar Solskajer admits he is confident that his Manchester United side can get a result at Liverpool this weekend.

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