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What furious Solskjaer told Manchester United flops during and after dismal West Ham defeat

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer slammed his Manchester United players after the West Ham defeat (Picture: Getty)

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer told his Manchester United players they were embarrassing him during and after the dismal defeat to West Ham.

The Red Devils dropped points for the fourth time in six league matches on Sunday as they suffered a 2-0 defeat to Manuel Pellegrinis Hammers at the London Stadium.

Andriy Yarmolenko and Aaron Cresswell were on target for the hosts in a win which saw Solskjaer lose his temper with his team during and after the match.

According to The Sun, Solskjaer tore into his players at half-time and in the dressing room after the final whistle and accused them of embarrassing him as a manager.

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It is claimed the club legend told his side they were boring him with their first-half performance and warned them that they better turn things around after the break.

The manager was also privately critical of his teams work-ethic and accused them of panicking in the final third, with United scoring just five goals in their last six matches.

Manchester United enjoyed an impressive run under Solskjaer after he replaced Jose Mourinho but, since handing him the job on a permanent basis, the club have struggled.

The Red Devils finished sixth last season and already find themselves ten points behind Premier League leaders Liverpool.

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Despite this, Manchester Uniteds executive vice-chairman, Ed Woodward, has offered Solskjaer his long-term backing.

Announcing record financial revenues of £627.1m for the year ending 30 June, Woodward insisted he was optimistic for Uniteds future.

He said: The progress weve made on the business side underpins our continued investment in the football side.

Much of the investment in the academy, the recruitment department and the training ground facilities is not immediately apparent to those on the outside, but we believe we have put the building blocks in place for success.

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While we are confident this investment will deliver results it is important that we are patient as Ole and his tRead More – Source