Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has once again confirmed his commitment to winger Jesse Lingard, MySportDab reports.
The 28-year-old is being linked with a move elsewhere as his place in the team is not guaranteed with Jadon Sancho coming in.
Jesse Lingard has been assured of his place with Manchester United as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is feeling positive about the England international.
Lingard was on the bad side of the fans once again after allowing Young Boys to score a late goal which saw them defeat United 2-1 in the Champions League.
The manager has come out to defend his statement concerning the player which he confirmed he won’t be leaving the club this season.
West Ham is strongly linked with a move for Jesse Lingard who spent half of the last campaign on loan with them.
The player was once casted out of the squad entirely but his manager has now fully backed him to be a long-term presence
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has shut down claims that Jesse Lingard could soon leave the club this season amid link from West Ham.
The manager insisted the forward was an important part of his plans even after the additions of Jadon Sancho and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Lingard, who resurrected his career while on loan at West Ham last season, found the net in a 4-1 win over Newcastle in the Premier League encounter.
Here Is What Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Said;
“Jesse has come back into us after a great spell at West Ham,” Solskjaer said.
“He’s shown his qualities and is back in the England squad, he scored goals for England and we really want to see the best of Jesse this season.
We support him and want to keep him here with us. He’s a red through and through.”
Manchester United will be looking to bounce back from their Champions League defeat as they resume Premier League action.