Man United need five more players to get it right under Solskjaer, claims legend

first_img“When you don’t win regularly at big clubs you are going to get criticised.“But Brucey and Ole are big enough characters to turn it around, with time and a bit of luck. Every manager needs that.” Ryan Giggs is managing the Welsh national team 3 Getty Images – Getty rookie error “I knew Brucey as a player and he was a leader,” Giggs said.“I’ve also spoken to players who have played for him and they have enjoyed it. It’s a tough club, Newcastle. BIG PRESENTS UP TOP Getty appointed Liverpool transfer news live: Star man wanted by Real Madrid, Mbappe latest and more update Top scorer in 2019: Messi, Mbappe and Sterling trailing Europe’s top marksman Spurs investigation into alleged racial abuse of Rudiger is so far ‘inconclusive’ Strugglers Wigan hold Blackburn to goalless draw in Championship Getty stalemate Solskjaer’s side have not scored more than one goal in a match since an opening-day win over Chelsea – and hopes of a top-four spot at Old Trafford appear a distant prospect.Harry Maguire, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Daniel James were recruited this summer at a cost of £145million, but United great Giggs says much more is needed for the club to recapture past glories.“They need another four or five players,” Wales manager Giggs said ahead of United’s Sunday visit to Newcastle.“He (Solskjaer) has bought in three players but he probably needs seven or eight. LATEST FOOTBALL STORIES Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer needs five new players to revive the club.The Red Devils have taken just nine points from seven games this season, making it their worst start to a top-flight campaign for 30 years. Steve Round reveals how Mikel Arteta convinced him to join Arsenal staff Pep Guardiola gives Man City injury update and talks Christmas schedule on target 3 targets PEP TALK Bruce has got a difficult season ahead of him at Newcastle latest Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti 3 Chelsea fan arrested for allegedly racially abusing Heung-min Son “But you can’t do that over one transfer window, so you have to be patient because it will be slow.“The culture has changed and what he is trying to do was much needed. He needs time.”Steve Bruce, another one of Giggs’ former United team-mates, has his own problems at Newcastle with the Magpies in the relegation zone.Newcastle have only won once this season and Bruce accused his players of “complete surrender” after their 5-0 thrashing at Leicester last weekend. What every Premier League club’s fans dream of this Christmas Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United take on Newcastle today Ian Holloway thinks Arsenal have made a mistake in hiring Mikel Arteta statement last_img read more