Ole Gunnar Solskjaer pleaded for time to get Manchester United back on course after the beleaguered boss and his under-acting stars had been booed off and labelled an “embarrassment” following Wednesday’s 2-zero defeat towards Burnley.
Solskjaer’s facet had been rocked by way of Chris Wood’s first half of opener earlier than Jay Rodriguez scored with a incredible strike after the damage at Old Trafford.
It changed into a woeful display from fifth placed United, who are in such poor shape that there might be clean questions about Solskjaer’s process security inside the coming days.
Former United defender Rio Ferdinand, a Premier League and Champions League winner with the club, slammed the performance and referred to as for proprietors Glazer own family to do so to prevent the rot.
“Fans are taking walks out after 84 minutes! It’s an embarrassment. People at the top need to appearance and notice this and make changes,” Ferdinand instructed BT Sport.
“The downward spiral in this quick area of time, it’s simplest seven years, has been remarkable.”
Solskjaer had no complaints approximately a result that laid bare the entirety incorrect with a rudderless team missing metallic in defence, creativity in midfield and a reducing facet up front.
“We were given to preserve our hands up and say it wasn’t good sufficient. In the primary half we created some half of openings but we have been not sharp sufficient to take our chances,” Solskjaer said.
“The boys have given everything they were given however they may be experiencing this era for the primary time in their lives.