At every possible opportunity, Solskjaer brings up the Sir Alex Ferguson era and the 1999 Champions League final, in which he scored a dramatic late winner.
In an attempt to replicate Fergie’s tactics, the Norwegian had tried to get United attacking with pace
With the likes of Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial and Daniel James, United now have the speed to trouble any defence.
However, it seems there’s an attacking player at the club that is quicker than that trio.
We introduce 16-year-old Deji Sotona.
According to the Daily Mail, Sotona is now the fastest player at the club having recently smashed a sprint record, previously held defender Diogo Dalot.
In tests at United’s training ground Carrington, Sotona clocked a staggering 22.9mph – more than 1.2mph ahead of second quickest Dalot.
Get him in the first-team, Ole!
Sotona currently plays for United’s U18 side and is backed to make a breakthrough to the senior side in the coming years.