& # 39; I was then a player … but in football anything can happen at any time & # 39 ;: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes that his dramatic Nou Camp winner in 1999 can inspire his Manchester United players to face setbacks Barcelona to overcome
- Manchester United will play against Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday
- On the side of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, a mountain must climb to fall behind one goal
- Solskjaer scored a famous winner at Nou Camp in the final of the Champions League in 1999
- He hopes that this moment will prove to his players that the odds can be overcome
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes that his significant winner for Manchester United in the 1999 Champions League final proves that & # 39; everything can happen at any time & # 39; in football, while trying to hide the chance on his return to the Nou Camp on Tuesday evening.
Two decades later, United again faces the loss of the first leg of their quarterfinals 1-0 to Barcelona favorites at Old Trafford last week.
But Solskjaer tried to plant a seed of doubt in the minds of the Spaniards when he evoked the prospect of set pieces and injury time goals.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes that his goal in 1999 will prove to his players that comebacks are possible
Solskjaer & # 39; s Manchester United is 1-0 behind the total after the first leg against Barcelona
In & # 39; 99, United closed twice in quick succession from corners of David Beckham with a scoring by Teddy Sheringham and Solskjaer to make an epic comeback against Bayern Munich in Barcelona.
& # 39; I was a player back then, but in football anything can happen at any time & # 39 ;, Solskjaer said.
& # 39; We can still be in this tie in the 93rd minute. We can get a set piece, we are physically taller than they are.
& # 39; It's about quality, but we have to score for the future and I don't mind if it's in the 93rd minute because. When we reach the injury time, we are a fit team. We become fitter and fitter. & # 39;
Solskjaer scored against Bayern Munich in the Nou Camp in the Champions League final in 1999
it has become one of the most iconic moments in the history of United when they claimed the Treble