6pm Man Utd news: Record-breaking Solskjaer, Pogba jets off to Dubai, and Shaw to stayJanuary 9, 2019
Read the latest transfer news, views and gossip from Old Trafford.
ODE TO OLE
MAN UNITED'S win over Reading at the weekend saw Ole Gunnar Solskjaer become the first manager of all-time to lead his team to victory by two or more goals in his opening five matches.
The Norwegian's instant impact has led to calls from fans to make him the club's permanent boss in the summer.
PAUL POGBA has flown to Dubai to join his Man United team-mates in their warm-weather training camp ahead o their clash against Tottenham.
The Frenchman missed the win over Reading through injury – and will be vital if the Red Devils' form is to continue when they face Spurs.
LUKE SHAW is set to remain at Manchester United after taking his £2.8m mansion off the market following the sacking of Jose Mourinho.
The England left-back had struggled under the Portuguese boss – but has praised new manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for bringing a great buzz to the team.
SECOND TIME LUCKY
JOSE MOURINHO could be set for a dramatic return to Real Madrid after they regretted letting him go in the first place.
With Los Blancos going through a turbulent period, he is now being tipped to reinvigorate the Spanishn side and help push for a fourth consecutive Champions League title.
A GOOD PHEL-ING
MIKE PHELAN'S return to Man United dugout has been hailed by ex-Red Devil Paul Parker.
The former England international believes the hiring by Solskjaer is the best piece of recruitment he could have done.
MAN UNITED will face a fight with Arsenal for Brazilian shot-stopper Gabriel Brazao.
The 18-year-old is hotly tipped to become as good as Premier League goalkeepers Ederson and Alisson – and will only cost a pinch at £3million.
JU-VE BEATEN IT
PAUL POGBA has revealed his delight after young Bryan Dodien made his Juventus youth debut, three years after being diagnosed with cancer.
The Frenchman met the teenager while playing in Italy, and has sent a special message to show his appreciation for the under-15 star.
ROMELU LUKAKU has hailed Ole Gunner Solskjaer’s arrival at Manchester United as the reason for his upturn in fortunes.
Lukaku struggled and looked isolated upfront for United scoring just six goals in 23 games under former boss Jose Mourinho.
OLE GUNNAR SOLSKJAER will have a say over the fate of up to EIGHT players at Manchester United.
Interim Old Trafford boss Solskjaer may not stay beyond the end of this season, with Mauricio Pochettino hotly tipped to be offered the job.
MANCHESTER UNITED are battling Real Madrid for Brazil right-back Eder Militao.
The Porto star has a £42.5million release clause in the contract he signed only last summer.
OLE GUNNAR SOLSKJAER will discuss Nikola Milenkovic in transfer talks with Ed Woodward this week.
The caretaker Manchester United boss is “here to voice my opinion” on January targets despite being in charge until the summer.
MANCHESTER UNITED'S board 'vetoed' Jose Mourinho's attempt to sign Toby Alderweireld due to 'tactical reasons', according to reports.
The Special One was determined to sign a centre-back last summer and identified the Spurs man as a potential target.
PAUL POGBA was spotted casually walking his dog as his team-mates knuckled down at the warm-weather training camp in Dubai.
The Manchester United star will fly out later this week to meet up with the squad after he picked up a knock against Newcastle.
COMING AT A KOST
MANCHESTER UNITED are ready to pay Kostas Manolas' £32 million release clause, according to reports.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is keen to bolster his defence and the Roma defender, 27, has emerged as a top target.
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