Manchester United supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has congratulated rivals Liverpool on clinching their first league title in 30 years however conceded it all the time hurts to see another person raise the trophy.
Juergen Klopp’s Liverpool secured the Premier League crown after second-placed Manchester City misplaced 2-1 at Chelsea on Thursday, which means the Merseyside membership couldn’t be caught with a 23-point lead over City with seven video games remaining.
“First of all, any workforce that wins the championship and a Premier League deserve it and deserve credit score, it’s a tough league to win,” Solskjaer informed a digital information convention on Friday. “Well carried out to Juergen and his gamers.
“Every time you see anybody else raise the trophy it hurts. I reckon that’s the sensation of everybody related to Manchester United — gamers and supporters. We wish to get again to profitable methods and that’s our problem.”
Liverpool have a chance to start a brand new spell of dominance like they loved within the 1970s and 1980s.
More not too long ago, United underneath former supervisor Alex Ferguson collected 13 league titles in 20 years between 1993 and 2013, however Solskjaer believes it is going to be tough for Klopp’s facet to emulate that sustained success at Anfield.
“The run of titles that we received underneath Sir Alex, I don’t assume that’s going to be straightforward for anybody to emulate or copy,” mentioned Solskjaer, who received six titles as a participant underneath Ferguson.
United face Norwich City in Saturday’s FA Cup quarter-final and Solskjaer mentioned profitable the competitors might spur them on for additional success sooner or later.
“Our workforce now could be a brand new workforce, and to get our arms on the primary trophy and to win a primary title could be unbelievable, and hopefully a catalyst for issues to return,” the Norwegian supervisor added.