By ROB HARRIS, AP World Soccer Author
LONDON (AP) — In spite of everything these doubts about his future at Manchester United, Ole Gunnar Solskjær achieved what Pep Guardiola and Jürgen Klopp couldn’t do on Saturday: Win within the Premier League.
It simply wanted United to face a Tottenham aspect devoid of any attacking ingenuity that allowed Cristiano Ronaldo and Edinson Cavani — with a mixed age of 70 — to each rating earlier than Marcus Rashford netted.
After gathering one level from 4 video games, the 3-0 win in north London will give Solskjær some respiratory house regardless that United remains to be eight factors from first place.
Fairly than Solskjær feeling the warmth — United followers had been again singing “Ole’s on the wheel” — the Tottenham supporters had been booing their staff and chanting at supervisor Nuno Espirito Santo: “You don’t know what you’re doing.”
Chelsea was capable of prolong its lead on the Premier League summit to 3 factors with a 3-0 win at Newcastle.
Klopp’s second-place Liverpool threw away a two-goal lead to attract 2-2 at dwelling to Brighton.
Defending champion Manchester Metropolis is 2 factors additional again after Guardiola’s 2 hundredth league sport accountable for the membership resulted in a 2-0 dwelling loss to Crystal Palace.
The Arsenal revival continued with a 2-0 win at Leicester placing the north London membership behind United on aim distinction in sixth place.
Extra AP soccer: https://apnews.com/hub/soccer and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports
Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This materials is probably not printed, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.