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UNITED FAN VIEW: Solskjaer wasn't qualified and has reached his ceiling

UNITED FAN VIEW: Solskjaer wasn't qualified and has reached his ceiling

FAN VIEW: With every passing week it's become harder to retain that hope and the manner of the defeat against Liverpool provides undeniable evidence that things are unlikely to get better

Man United go silent on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer - just like sacking Mourinho - after backing him 

Man United go silent on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer - just like sacking Mourinho - after backing him 

CHRIS WHEELER: United have been plunged into crisis by Sunday's catastrophic 5-0 defeat to bitter rivals Liverpool at Old Trafford, casting further doubt over Solskjaer's position.

There has been a 'click' with Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, says boss Mikel Arteta

There has been a 'click' with Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, says boss Mikel Arteta

Mikel Arteta believes there has been a "click" with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as he praised the way the Arsenal captain has recently embraced his role within the squad.

Manchester United: How Ole Gunnar Solskjaer can move forward after Liverpool thrashing

Manchester United: How Ole Gunnar Solskjaer can move forward after Liverpool thrashing

Sunday's performance was like a nightmare unfolding in front of his eyes, every worst fear being realised all at once, and Solskjaer was powerless to stop it. But he stumbles on.

Depleted Wales are handed further injury headache

Depleted Wales are handed further injury headache

Lion Williams recently had his appendix removed, so is unlikely to play New Zealand this Saturday. Flanker Jenkins, who has not played for Wales for three years, is also a doubt with a rib issue.

Manchester United's Glazer owners outbid for the two new IPL teams by CVC Capital and RPSG

Manchester United's Glazer owners outbid for the two new IPL teams by CVC Capital and RPSG

Sportsmail reported the Glazers had collected the tender document for the purchase of one of the franchises ahead of an auction this week, with the IPL set to expand from eight teams to 10.

Police enquiry into racism allegations after Crystal Palace fan group SLAM Newcastle's Saudi owners

Police enquiry into racism allegations after Crystal Palace fan group SLAM Newcastle's Saudi owners

Human rights campaigners expressed disbelief on Saturday that police were investigating a banner that opposed the Saudi takeover of Newcastle United. Police say they will take 'no further action'.

Ben Stokes: Liam Livingstone hails all-rounder's sudden England return for Ashes as 'massive boost'

Ben Stokes: Liam Livingstone hails all-rounder's sudden England return for Ashes as 'massive boost'

LAWRENCE BOOTH IN DUBAI: Stokes' announcement provided a further lift for England after their demolition of West Indies on Saturday, when Livingstone made his World Cup debut.

F1's dream of staging Las Vegas race edges closer following positive talks at the US Grand Prix

F1's dream of staging Las Vegas race edges closer following positive talks at the US Grand Prix

JONATHAN MCEVOY IN AUSTIN: Representatives from Nevada met with F1 chief executive Stefano Domenicali during the roaringly successful US Grand Prix in Austin

Ben Stokes ADDED to England's Ashes squad for tour of Australia

Ben Stokes ADDED to England's Ashes squad for tour of Australia

PAUL NEWMAN: Stokes has been missing since the summer when he took an indefinite break to concentrate on the finger injury he badly broke playing in the IPL and to protect his mental health.

Crystal Palace likely to AVOID FA sanctions for fans' banner slamming Newcastle's new Saudi owners

Crystal Palace likely to AVOID FA sanctions for fans' banner slamming Newcastle's new Saudi owners

Sportsmail understands that Palace are unlikely to face FA punishment in relation to failing to control their supporters for the graphic banner, after the Met Police dropped their probe into the matter.

Man City ask convicted child abuser and ex-coach Barry Bennell to give evidence in damages hearing

Man City ask convicted child abuser and ex-coach Barry Bennell to give evidence in damages hearing

Eight men, now in their 40s and 50s, are seeking damages, but Man City's lawyers have asked Bennell - serving a 34-year sentence in prison - to give evidence on their behalf in a bid to fight off the claims.

Winter Olympics: Athletes will be banned from sex and partying in Beijing next year

Winter Olympics: Athletes will be banned from sex and partying in Beijing next year

Organisers are gearing up to host the Games in Beijing in Feburary next year but are taking a series of precautions to combat the virus, just as the Tokyo Olympics implemented this summer.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer tells Man United to 'fight' in a do-or-die rallying cry after Liverpool loss

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer tells Man United to 'fight' in a do-or-die rallying cry after Liverpool loss

SAMI MOKBEL: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer warned his players to brace themselves for a week of intense external pressure as he issued a heartfelt rallying cry to his disgraced players.

Tyson Fury has just TWO YEARS in the professional boxing game left in him, according to wife Paris

Tyson Fury has just TWO YEARS in the professional boxing game left in him, according to wife Paris

The 33-year-old recently retained his world heavyweight titles at the beginning of the month, when he defeated Deontay Wilder in their trilogy bout in the US to put an end to their feud.

England Women: Fran Kirby eyeing 50th Lionesses cap in World Cup qualifier

England Women: Fran Kirby eyeing 50th Lionesses cap in World Cup qualifier

The Chelsea forward will reach the milestone if she plays in the World Cup qualifier with Latvia on Tuesday evening but there was a time when she thought her international career may be over.

Arsenal goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale sets his sights on the England No 1 shirt for the Qatar World Cup

Arsenal goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale sets his sights on the England No 1 shirt for the Qatar World Cup

Ramsdale was a late call up to Gareth Southgate's Euro 2020 squad after Dean Henderson had to withdraw due to injury but has yet to earn an international cap.

Barcelona: Frenkie de Jong suffers a hamstring injury in another blow to Ronald Koeman

Barcelona: Frenkie de Jong suffers a hamstring injury in another blow to Ronald Koeman

The LaLiga giants were beaten 2-1 by their fierce rivals, with de Jong playing 77 minutes of the game before being withdrawn, and the club confirmed he has sustained an issue on his right thigh.

Red Bull boss Christian Horner jokes 'aged about 25 years' during Lewis Hamilton's chase

Red Bull boss Christian Horner jokes 'aged about 25 years' during Lewis Hamilton's chase

Max Verstappen executed Red Bull's aggressive strategy to claim his eighth win of a campaign and potentially tee up his first title as he sits12 points ahead of rival Lewis Hamilton.

Gary Neville suggests Man United players have 'PR teams working' to blame Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Gary Neville suggests Man United players have 'PR teams working' to blame Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Scrutiny is intensifying on Solskjaer's position as manager after the humbling at the hands of their fierce rivals but Neville insisted the Norwegian should have the rest of the season.

Shaquille O'Neal hilariously towers over Lewis Hamilton as he presents US Grand Prix trophy

Shaquille O'Neal hilariously towers over Lewis Hamilton as he presents US Grand Prix trophy

It's no secret that Shaquille O'Neal is a giant of a man and the NBA legend's 7ft 1in frame was emphasised spectacularly during the unfamiliar surroundings of the United States Grand Prix on Sunday.

Manchester United: Antonio Conte 'open' to idea of replacing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Manchester United: Antonio Conte 'open' to idea of replacing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Solskjaer finds himself under immense pressure after a series of poor results in recent weeks which culminated in a 5-0 thrashing at the hands of bitter rivals Liverpool on Sunday.

Dillian Whyte claims Anthony Joshua is 'looking for excuses' after loss to Oleksandr Usyk

Dillian Whyte claims Anthony Joshua is 'looking for excuses' after loss to Oleksandr Usyk

Anthony Joshua was comprehensively outclassed by Oleksandr Usyk last month, with the Ukranian southpaw taking his collection of three world title belts after a stunning performance.

Chelsea are 'set to reward defender Trevoh Chalobah with a new deal'

Chelsea are 'set to reward defender Trevoh Chalobah with a new deal'

The academy graduate has established himself in the first team after being given a chance under Thomas Tuchel in pre-season, impressing against Bournemouth, Tottenham and Arsenal.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Manchester United fans want Gary Neville to 'stop protecting' manager

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Manchester United fans want Gary Neville to 'stop protecting' manager

As Manchester United fans sift through the ruins of their side's shambolic 5-0 defeat by fierce rivals Liverpool, the scrutiny over Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's position as manager is rapidly intensifying.

Bryony Frost: PJA demands that the BHA halt their action against Robbie Dunne

Bryony Frost: PJA demands that the BHA halt their action against Robbie Dunne

Racing's ruling body has also been criticised by the PJA for the length of time it is taking to conclude the Dunne-Frost case with Frost submitting statements to the BHA in October last year.

Paul Scholes says Paul Pogba should NEVER play for Man United again after Liverpool red card

Paul Scholes says Paul Pogba should NEVER play for Man United again after Liverpool red card

Pogba was directly responsible for Liverpool's fifth and final goal, scored by Mohamed Salah, and was then sent off for a reckless tackle on Naby Keita a few minutes later.

Chelsea: Romelu Lukaku posts injury update on twisted ankle suffered against Malmo

Chelsea: Romelu Lukaku posts injury update on twisted ankle suffered against Malmo

The Belgian striker limped off in the first-half of Chelsea's convincing 4-0 in the Champions League last week after twisting his ankle. But the 28-year-old took to Twitter to post an update for anxious fans.

Cycle race spectator wipes out frontrunner in brutal collision in Canary Islands [Video]

Cycle race spectator wipes out frontrunner in brutal collision in Canary Islands [Video]

Spectators screamed as the cyclist slammed straight into a woman who had walked out into the road in front of the finish line at the Condaca Salmor bike race on El Hierro, Canary Islands.

'Let Kyrie play!' Swarm of anti-vaxxers charge through security at Brooklyn Nets' home opener

'Let Kyrie play!' Swarm of anti-vaxxers charge through security at Brooklyn Nets' home opener

Some protestors gathered outside the Barclays Stadium (left) Sunday to protest Brooklyn Net star Kyrie Irving (right) being sidelined for refusing to be vaccinated. Some tried to charge inside the stadium

Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer the FAVOURITE to be sacked next in Premier League

Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer the FAVOURITE to be sacked next in Premier League

The scrutiny on the Red Devils manager has intensified in recent weeks and the heat has been turned up even more following the club's total humiliation at the hands of their rivals.

PETER CROUCH: Sorry Cristiano Ronaldo, but standing up front just isn't cool any more

PETER CROUCH: Sorry Cristiano Ronaldo, but standing up front just isn't cool any more

PETER CROUCH: All change with this column, folks. Goalkeepers are great and strikers consigned to a bygone era. Yes, you read that right and yes, I am still Peter Crouch. Promise.

Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was to blame for Liverpool defeat, claims Ian Wright

Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was to blame for Liverpool defeat, claims Ian Wright

Former Arsenal and England striker Ian Wright believes Liverpool are a 'million miles' ahead of Manchester United because of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's inability to coach his players.

Lewis Hamilton admits it's going to be 'tough' to stop Max Verstappen from winning F1 world title

Lewis Hamilton admits it's going to be 'tough' to stop Max Verstappen from winning F1 world title

With the next rounds in Mexico and Brazil expected to suit Red Bull, Hamilton has every right to be concerned that a record-breaking eighth world championship might be slipping away.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has just THREE GAMES to save his job claims former Man United team-mate

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has just THREE GAMES to save his job claims former Man United team-mate

Mark Bosnich believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could lose his job if Manchester United underperform in their next three games, following the 'disaster' of Sunday's thrashing at the hands of Liverpool.

Luke Shaw says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is NOT to blame for Manchester United's woe in Liverpool loss

Luke Shaw says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is NOT to blame for Manchester United's woe in Liverpool loss

The result further increased the pressure on United's Norwegian boss, with his side opened up at will by Jurgen Klopp's men, who scored four of their goals in the first half.

David de Gea slams Man United team-mates for 'playing like KIDS' in Liverpool defeat

David de Gea slams Man United team-mates for 'playing like KIDS' in Liverpool defeat

David de Gea has enjoyed a renaissance between the posts this season but he could do little to stop Liverpool's four-goal blitz in the first-half before conceding a fifth after the break.

James Maddison admits he's endured 'the hardest time of my career' at Leicester

James Maddison admits he's endured 'the hardest time of my career' at Leicester

The Leicester midfielder broke an eight-month goal drought - during which he also suffered a hip injury - with the winner in his team's 2-1 victory at Brentford on Sunday, the Foxes' third win in a row/

Manchester United: Gary Neville believes Antonio Conte is 'not the right fit' for Old Trafford

Manchester United: Gary Neville believes Antonio Conte is 'not the right fit' for Old Trafford

Antonio Conte is one of the names that has been linked with Manchester United as speculation over Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's future continues to grow in the wake of their latest Premier League defeat.

Barcelona had 'NO punch' in their El Clasico defeat by 'lethal' Real Madrid

Barcelona had 'NO punch' in their El Clasico defeat by 'lethal' Real Madrid

Ronald Koeman's Barcelona side fell to a 2-1 defeat at home to Carlo Ancelotti's outfit with Sergio Aguero's goal only a consolation in the seventh minute of injury time.

'Man United NEED a better manager': Jamie Carragher risks reigniting his feud with Solskjaer

'Man United NEED a better manager': Jamie Carragher risks reigniting his feud with Solskjaer

The Liverpool legend has reiterated his view that Man United need a 'better manager' than Solskjaer in order to compete for the major trophies - a view the Red Devils boss slammed him for this week.

PLAYER RATINGS: Wan-Bissaka gives abject display in Man United defence

PLAYER RATINGS: Wan-Bissaka gives abject display in Man United defence

CHRIS WHEELER AT OLD TRAFFORD: Sportsmail rates both the Manchester United and Liverpool players' performances on a dark day for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and his players.

Tennis stars unvaccinated against Covid-19 WILL be allowed to play at the Australian Open

Tennis stars unvaccinated against Covid-19 WILL be allowed to play at the Australian Open

The Women's Tennis Association on Sunday told its unvaccinated players in an internal email they will need to spend two weeks in hotel quarantine before competing in Melbourne.

Professional Jockeys Association weigh in on racing gender fight after safeguarding complaints

Professional Jockeys Association weigh in on racing gender fight after safeguarding complaints

The PJA have expressed frustration at the slow progress in modernising outdated racecourse facilities, which can force female and male riders to mix in the same changing rooms.

Nuno Espirito Santo says Tottenham were the BETTER TEAM despite toothless display against West Ham

Nuno Espirito Santo says Tottenham were the BETTER TEAM despite toothless display against West Ham

SAMI MOKBEL AT THE LONDON STADIUM: The Spurs boss made the bizarre claim his side were the better team despite struggling to create clear cut opportunities against the Hammers.

Manchester United v Liverpool: Alex Ferguson shakes his head but Kenny Dalglish cannot stop laughing

Manchester United v Liverpool: Alex Ferguson shakes his head but Kenny Dalglish cannot stop laughing

Liverpool thrashed United 5-0 on Sunday evening, taking advantage of a defensive horror show from the hosts as Naby Keita and Diogo Jota scored before a Mohamed Salah hat-trick.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admits Manchester United are at 'rock bottom' after dismal loss to Liverpool

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admits Manchester United are at 'rock bottom' after dismal loss to Liverpool

CHRIS WHEELER AT OLD TRAFFORD: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer endured his 'darkest day' as Manchester United manager but insisted that he won't walk away from the job on Sunday night.

Max Verstappen edges out Lewis Hamilton by just over ONE SECOND in United States Grand Prix thriller

Max Verstappen edges out Lewis Hamilton by just over ONE SECOND in United States Grand Prix thriller

JONATHAN McEVOY IN AUSTIN: Hamilton finished a very close second, the margin narrowing to almost nothing, hearts-in-mouths, but he now trails his Dutch rival by 12 points with five races remaining.

Mason Mount enters this weeks Premier League POWER RANKINGS

Mason Mount enters this weeks Premier League POWER RANKINGS

Premier League action returned at the weekend and provided another thrilling few days of top-flight action. But, who did enough to earn a place in the POWER RANKING this week?

Atletico Madrid 2-2 Real Sociedad: Luis Suarez's double rescues a point for the hosts

Atletico Madrid 2-2 Real Sociedad: Luis Suarez's double rescues a point for the hosts

Luis Suarez scored a second half brace as Atletico Madrid came from two goals down to draw 2-2 at home against Spanish LaLiga leaders Real Sociedad on Sunday.

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