Manchester United will hold an ’emergency meeting’ tonight to decide whether or not to fire Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
On Saturday, Manchester United were defeated 4-1 by Watford.
Manchester United has called an emergency meeting to discuss manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s future, hours after a humiliating 4-1 loss to Watford on Saturday.
At 7 p.m., United board members will meet virtually to discuss Solskjaer’s contract terms.
After the dismal derby defeat to Manchester City the previous time out, supporters hoped for a positive response at Vicarage Road.
The afternoon, however, quickly turned into a disaster for United, who have now lost five of their last seven Premier League matches.
Josh King, Ismaila Sarr, Joao Pedro, and Emmanuel Dennis all scored, with Donny van de Beek scoring a late consolation goal.
It could have been the final straw for United’s board of directors, who are expected to discuss a manager change soon.
United have called an emergency meeting as a result of Saturday’s humiliating result, according to The Times.
A virtual meeting has been scheduled for 7 p.m., with the topic of Solskjaer’s compensation on the agenda.
The Glazers have instructed club officials to push harder for Zinedine Zidane, despite the Norwegian coach’s uncertain future.
United’s efforts to bring the former Real Madrid manager to Old Trafford will be stepped up as a result.
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