Former footballer assured that the Portuguese is the culprit of Solskjaer’s departure

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ceased to be the technical director of the Manchester United after almost three years on the bench Red Devils, first as interim helmsman and then as permanent coach, appointed as such in March 2019.

The recent results did not accompany the former Norwegian striker and the directive of the United decided to end his employment relationship, something that for the former footballer Paul Merson was largely due to the presence of Cristiano Ronaldo in the team.

“The situation of Cristiano threw it all out the window. They only went for him because they found out that the Manchester City I wanted it, “he said Merson in his column for Sky Sports.

“It is a problem for the future. The fans love Ronaldo, He is the king. Don’t get me wrong, he has been one of the best players in the world, but this is his ‘Achilles heel’. The guy is a legend, with the records he has achieved, but that is no longer so today, “he added.

In addition, the former soccer player of teams like Arsenal and Aston Villa and World Cup in France 98, highlighted that Red Devils They have to seek to make a team and not depend on a figure.

Cristiano after scoring in the Champions League against Villarreal

“It’s okay for people to say: ‘He has done his job, he has scored goals.’ But the United You need to play as a team to win trophies, not have someone step forward and get the ball into the net 20 times a season. They need a team, “he said. Merson.

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