Strictly speaking, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said that he would not consider anything special from certain players in the Manchester United squad when determining the starting line-up. De Gea will be pushed aside by the manager if he has to.
As is known, the Spanish goalkeeper is indeed some of the spotlight this season. No other because of some blunders that he did fatal to the club, the latest in the FA Cup semifinal match against Chelsea last weekend.
In the match that took place at Wembley, De Gea failed to dispel the ball which should have been anticipated so as to create goals from Giroud and Mason Mount. As a result, Manchester United were defeated by a score of 1-3 and were eliminated from this event.
De Gea was immediately criticized, even coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer also criticized the former Atletico Madrid player. However, the interpreter of the tactics still guarantee will continue to provide support for De Gea.
Next, Manchester United will face West Ham United in the Premier League continued on Thursday morning WIB (23/07).
So, will De Gea be pushed aside in the match? Solskjaer could not answer it, he only confirmed that none of the players were treated specifically in determining the Starting Line Up.
“You have to make big decisions, each position has a big role here. So you have to do what is best for the team and the club, ”
“We will do it on Wednesday, also on Sunday and then, when the season ends, we will make more decisions,” he said as quoted by Goal International.
But that also doesn’t necessarily mean Solskjaer doesn’t trust De Gea. The Norwegian coach believes De Gea can rise because this is not his first downturn.
“We will remain united as a group and as I said before, he has given proof that he is mentally strong,” he added.
However, Manchester United must win against the Hammers, in order to increase the chances of qualifying for the European Champions League next season.