- Manchester United fans criticize Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s replacement
- Solskjaer picks Jesse Lingard vs Young Boys over Cristiano Ronaldo
- Lingard made a costly error in producing the winner of the Young Boys
- Young Boys won 2-1 as they pulled off a surprise win against Solskjaer’s side
Manchester United supporters were furious with manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as he replaced Cristiano Ronaldo in a Champions League defeat at the hands of the Young Boys.
Ronaldo, who featured in the Champions League for the first time since his return to United, opened the scoring after 13 minutes, but the Young Boys equalized and Solskjaer elected to dismiss Ronaldo in the 72nd minute, replacing Jesse Lingard. took it.
The decision proved costly, with Lingard delivering the ball late and the Young Boys scoring the winner against a United side through Jordan Sibachchu, who sent off Aaron Wan-Bissaka in the 35th minute.
Manchester United fans were furious at the replacement Jesse Lingard replaced Crisino Ronaldo
Many United fans criticize boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after defeat to Young Boys
United fans were shocked by Solskjaer’s decision to position Lingard as a false nine and many took to Twitter to express their disappointment.
One Twitter user wrote: ‘Will go down as one of the worst subscriptions for us in Champions League and club history.’
Another added: ‘Ole replaced Ronaldo with Lingard, playing the game-winning assist for the young boys.’
Lingard made a costly mistake as the Young Boys won the Champions League 2-1
Another user described Solskjaer as ‘ignorant’, writing: ‘Manchester United were looking for a win and Ole took Ronaldo and put in Lingard.
Read that sentence again. If that doesn’t tell you how clueless Ole is, I don’t know what will.’
Another wrote: ‘Before going to bed tonight, remember that Ole Solskjaer actually dropped Bruno Fernandes and Cristiano Ronaldo for Jesse Lingard and Nemanja Matic.’
Also, another user added: ‘Ole brought in Lingard to replace Ronaldo when Manchester United needed a goal to win the game.
‘Lingard just assisted the winner of the Young Boys.’
Finally, another wrote: ‘Ole what do you do la la with all hahahahaha.’
United return to Premier League action for West Ham on Sunday as Solskjaer tries to get his side back on its way to victory.