Ole Gunnar Solskjær
Ole Gunnar Solskjær (born 26 February 1973 in Kristiansund) is a Norwegian former football manager and former player. He was most recently the manager of Premier League club Manchester United. He played most of his career for Manchester United. He also used to play for the Norway national team.
|Full name||Ole Gunnar Solskjær|
|Date of birth||26 February 1973|
|Place of birth||Kristiansund, Norway|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|2008-2011||Manchester United (reserves)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Solskjær played for Molde FK and Clausenlengen before he went to England.
Solskjær joined Manchester United in 1996. He played 366 games for the club and scored 126 goals. In 1999, he scored four goals in twelve minutes against Nottingham Forest, "the fastest scorer of a four-goal haul on record in England".
With Manchester United, Solskjær won the Premier League six times and the FA Cup twice. He scored the winning goal in the 1999 Champions League Final.
He became the coach of the Manchester United Reserve team, and then, In 2011, he got the job as head coach for Molde FK, the club he left to join Manchester United. He was appointed as head coach for Manchester United after José Mourinho was sacked in November 2018.
Club career statisticsEdit
|Club statistics||League||Cup||League Cup||Continental||Total|
|Norway||League||Norwegian Football Cup||League Cup||Europe||Total|
|England||League||FA Cup||Football League Cup||Europe||Total|
|1996/97||Manchester United||Premier League||33||18||3||0||0||0||10||1||46||19|
International career statisticsEdit
|Norway national team|
- ↑ Harris, Nick (29 August 2007). "Unassuming supersub who merits a place among the Old Trafford greats". The Independent. Archived from the original on 20 September 2011. Retrieved 21 July 2009.
- ↑ Strack-Zimmermann, Benjamin. "Ole Gunnar Solskjær". www.national-football-teams.com.