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Lingard targets further United improvement

6th February 2019, 13:54 by Jack Ogalbe

Jesse Lingard expects Manchester United to continue their improvement under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

The Red Devils are on a run of 10 games unbeaten following the Norwegian's appointment in December and the players appear to be enjoying their football again after failing to fire under Jose Mourinho.

Saturday sees them travel to Fulham before Solskjaer's side switch their attention to Champions League matters, with Paris Saint-Germain heading to Old Trafford on Tuesday.

Victory in both games would only further the calls for the coach to be given the job on a permanent basis.

Lingard has suggested that would be a decision welcomed by the players, especially with everyone now seemingly pulling together at Old Trafford.

"We got that run of games that we needed and the momentum is going now," he said.

"He understands the way we play, he has got the lads firing. We understand the tactics, we've got a structure now and hopefully we can go on."

United's recent improvement has lifted them to fifth in the table and punters may look to use their free bet to back the Red Devils to finish in the top four.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Jack Ogalbe has been working for the team since his student days, having enjoyed a successful placement. He is an avid West Ham fan but also enjoys writing on rugby union, golf, tennis and cycling.

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