Ole Gunnar Solskjaer signs new contract with Manchester United until 2024

BREAKING NEWS: Manchester United confirm Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has signed a new contract that will see him at the club until 2024 with the option of another year with the Red Devils

  • Manchester United have extended Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s contract until 2024
  • The Norwegian has signed a deal that gives him the option for another year
  • United have improved year on year under former Solskjaer
  • Last year they finished second in the league, but lost in the Europa League final
  • Solskjaer replaced Jose Mourinho as United manager in December 2018

Manchester United have confirmed that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has signed a new contract to extend his managerial stay at Old Trafford.

The Norwegian has signed a contract that will extend his stay at the club until 2024, with an option for another year.

Solskjaer told United’s official website“Everyone knows the feeling I have for this club and I am delighted to have signed this new contract. It is an exciting time for Manchester United, we have built a squad that has a good balance between youth and experienced players who are hungry for success.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has signed a new contract to extend his stay at Manchester United until 2024

“I have a fantastic coaching team around me and we are all ready to take that next step on our journey. Manchester United want to win the biggest and best trophies and that is what we all strive for. We have improved both on and off the pitch and will continue to do so in the coming seasons.

“I can’t wait to stand in front of a packed Old Trafford and start this campaign.”

Ed Woodward, Executive Vice-Chairman, said: “Ole and his staff have worked tirelessly to lay the foundation for long-term success on the pitch.

“The results of this have become increasingly visible over the past two seasons and we are all looking forward to seeing this exciting team develop further in the coming years.

What’s particularly gratifying is the way this progress has been made with a mix of young homegrown talent and top-class recruits playing attacking football in the best traditions of Manchester United. We are more confident than ever that we are headed in the right direction under Ole’s leadership.”