Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has defended his team selection for Sunday’s FA Cup quarter-final against Leicester City.
Manchester United lost 3-1 to Leicester City in the FA Cup third round. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted his side were second best to Brendan Rodgers’ side. The Norwegian said it was understandable as they had been on a great run.
Solskjaer rested Luke Shaw, Scott McTominay and Bruno Fernandes from the starting line-up. Edinson Cavani was also at the bench for the visitors. The Manchester United boss suggested that the reasons for his team selection were not necessarily clear.
Solskjaer says he would have made the same changes to his team. The United boss is hopeful his side can qualify for the Champions League. United face Leicester City in the Premier League on Sunday. Click here for all the latest Manchester United news.