Steve Nicol rounds up a giant day within the Premier League with Man Metropolis and Chelsea overwhelmed at dwelling and Man United thrashing Cardiff.
Steve Nicol recaps Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s sensational begin as Man United supervisor with a 5-1 win over Cardiff Metropolis.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer cannot wait to lead Manchester United out at Old Trafford for the primary time on Wednesday towards relegation-threatened Huddersfield.

Having been parachuted in as caretaker supervisor for the remainder of the season, the previous United strike received the post-Jose Mourinho period off to a dream begin.

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United ran amok at Solskjaer’s former membership Cardiff on Saturday, scoring 5 objectives in a Premier League recreation for the primary time since Alex Ferguson retired in Might 2013 as they left the Welsh capital buoyed by a 5-1 win.

“In fact, you attempt to maintain your emotion in verify as a result of I am there to do a job, I’ve received to be centered,” Solskjaer stated. “It isn’t simple, I do not assume it should be simple, however I am looking forward to it and I believe the boys are looking forward to playing at Old Trafford.

“That is the important thing, we should be looking forward to playing there.”

Solskjaer is looking to change into simply the fifth supervisor in United’s historical past to begin with back-to-back league wins.

Sixth-placed United have managed to win simply 5 of 12 matches at Old Trafford in all competitions up to now on this disappointing marketing campaign, with the stress showing to be an excessive amount of for gamers at instances.

“That comes whenever you signal for Man United,” Solskjaer stated. “Confidence will not be one thing you retailer into the fridge and select. You earn it by your performances, by your coaching, how you’re feeling.”

Solskjaer is aware of all about such stress having represented United for 11 years as a participant, with the head being his Champions League ultimate winner that sealed the treble in 1999.

For “the most effective followers on the earth,” Solskjaer has one massive want: “I simply hope within the subsequent 5 months I am going to do a ok job for them to maintain singing my identify.”

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