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Solskjaer expects more from United

3rd February 2019, 18:02 by Tom McGarry

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer feels there is more to come from his Manchester United side following Sunday's 1-0 win at Leicester.

Marcus Rashford's early strike proved to be the difference between the two sides at the King Power Stadium and Solskjaer has now won nine of his 10 matches since succeeding Jose Mourinho as interim manager in December.

However, the Norwegian wasn't completely impressed by his side's display and he knows they will have to improve with difficult matches to come against Paris Saint-Germain, Chelsea and Liverpool before the month is out.

"We weren't happy at half time, I don't think we can be too happy with the performance and that's a good thing," Solskjaer said.

"We know we've got plenty of things to work on and I think we'll see that progression in the next few weeks because it's going to be a tough and enjoyable February."

Solskjaer was keen to praise the fighting spirit his side showed to grind out all three points, a result that moved United back to within two points of the top four.

He added: "Our lads, they blocked, they put their bodies on the line so it was a fantastic effort and they were fighting for each other."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Tom McGarry completed his sports journalist degree in 2011,and has since has become an integral part of the editorial and audio team. He is passionate about all things sport, particularly football, and is a lifelong supporter of his hometown club Carlisle United.

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