Head coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said that Manchester United needed a miracle to beat their city rivals Manchester City in the English Football League and score an 11-point disadvantage.
On Sunday they beat Tottenham 3-1 in a cameo, Manchester United took advantage of the fact that the leading Manchester City were eliminated at home by rookie Leeds United. In the Premier League, 6 Manchester City scored 74 points, Manchester United scored 63 points, and there are 7 games left. Although the Norwegian coach did not cancel the league title, he actually saw the odds.
Solskjaer said: “In theory, this is not impossible, but a lot of things have to be done. This is mainly a miracle.” He added, “Sometimes miracles happen.”
Manchester United ranked third last year, 33 points behind champion Liverpool and 15 points behind City.
In addition to winning, the head coach also wants his team to prove that they have improved in the last game and get as close as possible to New York City.
After achieving a 2-0 success, Manchester United will host Granada in the quarter-finals of the Europa League on Thursday and Burnley on Sunday.