‘He gets his playing time’: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists that Donny van de Beek will start in the coming weeks after Manchester United beat Newcastle United late.
- Donny van de Beek came with 14 minutes to go against Newcastle United
- The Man United forward played a role, as United scored three times too late
- Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists that Van De Beek will get his chance in the starting XI
- After two losses in three games, it was a crucial victory for United on Saturday
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says summer addition Donny van de Beek will have his chance in the starting XI after making another influential impact against Newcastle on Saturday evening.
United hit the Magpies three times late to claim a 4-1 victory at St James’ Park, in a crucial result after a disappointing start to the season for United.
Van de Beek came off the bench on Saturday with 14 minutes to go when United finally stormed to victory and Solskjaer insists that the former Ajax forward get his chance from the start in the coming weeks.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says that Donny van de Beek will get his chance in the starting XI
‘He’s getting his playtime. He’s been fantastic in the group, ‘Solskjaer told reporters after the win over Newcastle.
‘I think you can see he is so neat and tidy today and during practice, I don’t think he lost the ball once.
‘It’s about finding the balance in the team. We won 4-1 today and you ask why I didn’t start one of the players. He will have a very good impact on the team. ‘
Harry Maguire scored an equalizer in the first half on Saturday evening, with Bruno Fernandes, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Marcus Rashford sealing the win in the closing stages.
“Harry scored and is leading by example,” added Solskjaer of his captain.
‘He showed good character, I am happy for him. He’s had a tough few weeks since he last played for us, ”said Solskjaer.
Harry Maguire covered a fine individual performance with a goal in a 4-1 win at St James’ Park
‘The boys got together really well. They look forward to every game. Today I.
After the crucial win and two defeats in three games before the international break, United are 14th in the Premier League, seven points behind leader Everton.
Solskjaer’s side faces a totally tougher test on Tuesday as they travel to Paris to take on last season’s number two PSG in the Champions League.