A breakdown of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s impressive record v big six at Man Utd

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Not everything has been smooth sailing for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Manchester United, but the Norwegian continued his eye-catching record against ‘big six’ clubs with a 2-1 victory at Manchester City on Saturday evening.

Solskjaer started the week facing intense scrutiny about his credentials for the top job at Old Trafford yet has responded with victories over Tottenham and City.

We’ve taken a closer look at his record vs the big six clubs as Manchester United boss, which features just two defeats.


Played: 4
Won: 3
Drawn: 1
Lost: 0

Goals for: 9
Goals against: 2


Played: 2
Won: 2
Drawn: 0
Lost: 0

Goals for: 3
Goals against: 1


Played: 3
Won: 1
Drawn: 1
Lost: 1

Goals for: 4
Goals against: 4


Played: 2
Won: 0
Drawn: 2
Lost: 0

Goals for: 1
Goals against: 1

Man City

Played: 2
Won: 1
Drawn: 0
Lost: 1

Goals for: 2
Goals against: 3


Played: 13
Won: 7
Drawn: 4
Lost: 2

Goals for: 19
Goals against: 11

Win rate: 53.8%
Loss rate: 15.4%
Goals per game: 1.5
Goals conceded per game: 0.8

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