Simon Jordan has refused to backtrack on his criticism of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
And, whereas Manchester United at the moment are being tipped as shock contenders for the Premier League title, he insists the Purple Devils will win NOTHING this season.
Outspoken pundit Jordan hit the headlines earlier this month when he advised talkSPORT the ‘mediocre’ and ‘vanilla’ United coach ought to ‘get his coat’, and advised Mauricio Pochettino, Antonio Conte or Diego Simeone ought to exchange him.
However now, after a run of seven video games since their final league defeat and rising to 3rd within the league with a 6-2 thrashing of Leeds, Solskjaer’s facet are being tipped to problem Liverpool for the crown.
United nonetheless have a sport in hand of the remainder of the Premier League’s prime six, which in the event that they win will see them climb to second place and inside simply two factors of the leaders and defending champions.
Roy Keane is amongst these now hailing Solskjaer and his group, saying on Sunday they ‘ought to fancy their probabilities’ of ending the membership’s seven-year await the league title.
However Jordan is sticking to his weapons, and even went one additional by saying he can ‘GUARANTEE’ United gained’t win something this season.
He doesn’t do issues by halves…
Requested by talkSPORT host Jim White if he needs to apologise to Solskjaer for his feedback in the beginning of December, the previous Crystal Palace proprietor replied:
“Oh yeah, as a result of beating the group that’s backside of the Premier League in Sheffield United that will get beat by everyone is so compelling, and taking Leeds to process, a group that bought beat 4-1 by Palace just a few weeks in the past…
“Oh you’re proper, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is totally the remedy!
“Pay attention, Man United have gotten good gamers, who stated they haven’t? Man United have the aptitude to be a great group, who stated they didn’t?
“However, for my part, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will ship nothing. He may get them into the highest 4, and if that’s Man United’s intention, improbable!
“However I believed Man United needed to win issues…
“Will Man United win the title? No likelihood!
“No likelihood will they win the Premier League title, no likelihood will they win the Champions League – nicely, they will’t as a result of they bought knocked out – no likelihood will they win the Europa League, they usually gained’t win the FA Cup.
“I assure you, as we sit right here at present, Man United will win nothing this season.
“And if that’s the case, they usually solely get again into the Champions League, is that adequate for Manchester United?
“I believed Manchester United have been the most important membership on this planet, I believed Manchester United had aspirations to win issues.
“In the event that they do and I’m unsuitable, nicely then Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is the panacea!”
Don’t fear, we needed to Google that, too.
“Is he the reply to difficult Liverpool, Man City and Tottenham? At this time he’s, as a result of the league is de facto shaping up in an odd method.
“However I assure you Man United won’t win something this season.”