Manchester United: Mauricio Pochettino top target to replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Mauricio Pochettino is Manchester United’s first alternative to take over because the membership’s supervisor subsequent summer season.

United sacked Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Sunday and have put Michael Carrick in momentary cost whereas opening the seek for an interim supervisor till the top of the season.

Former Tottenham boss Pochettino is at present in cost at Paris Saint-Germain.

The Argentinian guided Spurs to the Champions League ultimate in 2019 however was dismissed in November of that 12 months following a plunge in type.

Pochettino could have one 12 months to run on his PSG contract subsequent summer season.

“I think Mauricio Pochettino – although he’d never say it – would leave to come to Man Utd on a five-year deal tomorrow,” predicted Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville. “He’d have a look at that group of gamers, he’d have a look at the membership and he’d realise he’d in all probability give you the option to obtain greater than he needs at Man Utd by way of a venture.

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“At PSG you are on season by season, ‘you’ve got to win the Champions League or you’re out’- type of model. I don’t think that suits Pochettino. I think he would absolutely come to Man Utd on a five-year deal, with backing behind him.”

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Ajax head coach Erik ten Hag is known to be United’s second alternative for the position of Solskjaer’s long-term successor.

Sky Sports News has been informed Ten Hag would “100% be interested in the job” in the summertime.

Like Pochettino, Ten Hag may even have one 12 months remaining on his contract subsequent summer season.

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Gary Neville feels that the dressing room at Old Trafford is damaged however hopes that the fault was with the supervisor and never the gamers.

Former Manchester United defender Neville has insisted the membership are proper to delay appointing Solskjaer’s substitute.

“Absolutely they should wait,” stated Neville. “There’s been no one available in the last three or four weeks when this has come to a head that you could have given a three-and-a-half-year contract to.

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“I’ve obtained little doubt about Antonio Conte’s high quality as a supervisor, however this membership would not appoint him. Man City would not appoint him. They would not appoint Jose Mourinho. Man Utd have had that have of appointing what could be a ‘hit job’ supervisor they usually’re not going to do it. He was by no means going to be appointed.

“They have to make sure they get the next one right, if that means being patient for six months to wait for managers to become available at the end of the season.”

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