Ole Gunnar Solskjaer puts speculation on penalty-takers to bed

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made a decision on who will hit Manchester United’s penalties, following Marcus Rashford’s miss against Crystal Palace.

With two missed penalties in their last two games, Manchester United’s Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has witnessed both Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford being denied from the spot.

Despite this however, the Mirror has reported that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will continue to back the young English starlet to hit the club’s penalties.

Solskjaer saying; “Fine margins.” when describing Rashford’s spot-kick hitting the post against Palace.

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – AUGUST 24: Marcus Rashford of Manchester United misses from the penalty spot during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on August 24, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

“We’re disappointed, but I’m sure Marcus will look at his penalty again, but he’ll definitely step up again.”

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Marcus Rashford has scored a number of important penalties for the club, including goals against Chelsea and Paris Saint Germain, as well as for England.

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – AUGUST 24: Marcus Rashford of Manchester United talks to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on August 24, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Ole ended the discussion with; “The two of them are confident and good penalty takers. I’ve been in that situation myself and missed a penalty for Norway, and when there are two names there. It’s the one who’s the most confident.”

 

Do you agree with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s decision to continue with Marcus Rashford as club penalty-taker? Feel free to leave your opinions in the comment section below.

 

 

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