Choupo-Moting: PSG in for a tough time against Man United

MILTON KEYNES, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 20: Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting of Cameroon during the International Friendly match between Brazil and Cameroon at Stadium mk on November 20, 2018 in Milton Keynes, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Paris Saint-Germain forward Eric-Maxim Choupo-Moting accepts that Manchester United have changed and expects a challenge in next month’s Champions League clash

Interim coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has won all six of his opening games in charge to break the legendary Sir Matt Busby’s 73-year-old record.

Since replacing Jose Mourinho, the Norwegian’s instant impact has also seen the likes of Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford return to their very best.

And Choupo-Moting admits that United’s progress under Solskjaer hasn’t gone unnoticed over in France.

“Manchester United, they have changed. But it’s always like that when you change coaches,” the Cameroon international told RMC Sport.

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 21: Paul Pogba and Victor Lindelof of Manchester United look dejected following the Premier League match between Everton FC and Manchester United at Goodison Park on April 21, 2019 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Solskjaer warns of changes against City

The Manchester United manager will make a lot of changes to his squad as they play against the Citizens tomorrow in the English Premier League.

“There may be a new state of mind in the team, everyone wants to show their best.

“But I do not care about other teams, we have to think about ourselves, we believe in ourselves.

“We have the quality to beat anyone but it will be a tough match because Manchester United are a very good team with great quality players.”

Fellow PSG forward Edinson Cavani also gave his views on the Red Devils’ upturn in form.

The first leg of United and PSG’s last-16 clash will take place at Old Trafford on February 12 with the return leg at the Parc Des Princes set for March 6.