BREAKING NEWS: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reveals he’s had a personal apology from Manchester United owners the Glazers and says they ARE listening to fans, even as they stay silent over furious protests
- Man United take on Roma away having all-but sealed a Europa League final spot
- They thrashed the Serie A outfit 6-2 at home last Thursday in the first leg
- It is United’s first game in a week after the Liverpool match was postponed
- Furious fans stormed into Old Trafford in protest against the Glazers on Sunday
- Avram Glazer refused to apologise to fans following European Super League plot
- But Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has admitted the Glazers have made contact with him
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has admitted that he has received a personal apology from the Glazer owners following the botched European Super League plans.
Fans were left furious after United initially became founding members of the Super League, and protests have followed, with Sunday’s clash against Liverpool at Old Trafford being postponed after supporters forced their way into the stadium.
Despite the furore surrounding United’s plans, the club’s co-chairman Avram Glazer refused to apologise to supporters for attempting to join the highly-controversial Super League.
Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted he has received an apology from the Glazers
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side are gearing up for their second leg against Roma on Thursday
But Solskjaer has since admitted that the Glazer owners are listening to the fans before he insisted Sunday’s protests went ‘one step too far’.
Speaking ahead of United’s Europa League semi-final second leg clash at Roma, Solskjaer revealed: ‘I have been communicating with the owners, they have apologised to me personally.
‘I know they have started communication with other individuals other than me.
‘It is a difficult position for me to be in this, I have to focus on the football. I have always had a good relationship and they do listen to me. They do listen to the fans and I am sure there will be better communication coming.’
More to follow…
Edinson Cavani and Bruno Fernandes scored twice each to beat Roma at Old Trafford