A source was quoted as saying at the time: “I must be clear, the players I speak to are never saying he’s a disaster.
“But they question whether he is a top, top coach. They are worried how things spiral after a bad result, the momentum swings too dramatically.
“There is a feeling the team is too dependent on players in attack doing wonderful individual things.”
United have, undeniably, made progress under Solskjaer.
Yet the defeat to Young Boys was a setback and, if more bad results follow, talk of the sack won’t go away.