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Championship news: Cardiff boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer set to leave club

Posted Thursday, September 18, 2014 by skysports.com194 hits

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Time running out at Cardiff City Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer appears set to leave the club on Thursday following talks over his future in London, Sky sources understand. Tuesday night’s 1-0 home defeat to Middlesbrough, their second at the Cardiff City Stadium in the space of four days, left the club struggling in 17th spot in the Sky Bet Championship. The...Full Story »

Cardiff vs Middlesbrough preview - Solskjaer ponders defensive switch

Posted Tuesday, September 16, 2014 by PA86 hits

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could hand Cardiff's new signing Bruno Ecuele Manga his debut when they host Middlesbrough. The Norwegian has become known for tinkering his Bluebirds XI and looks set to shuffle his pack once more as they look to bounce back from their 4-2 defeat to Norwich with Manga, who arrived from Lorient on deadline day, at the front of the queue for a start. While Manga looks set t...Full Story »

Cardiff City vs Chelsea FC preview - Solskjaer working to keep key men

Posted Sunday, May 11, 2014 by PA69 hits

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says work is already under way to keep the players he believes can spark a successful Championship campaign next season. Cardiff end their brief stay in the Barclays Premier League on Sunday with a home clash against Chelsea, after which attention will turn fully to the early stages of masterminding a quickfire top-flight return. Cardiff boss Solskjaer is unlikely to keep ...Full Story »

Cardiff vs Crystal Palace preview - Solskjaer backs Zaha to keep focus

Posted Saturday, April 05, 2014 by PA81 hits

Cardiff boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes loan signing Wilfried Zaha will not be ruffled by speculation linking him with a return to his former club Crystal Palace. Cardiff host Palace on Saturday in a Barclays Premier League relegation battle, and Solskjaer has questioned the timing of this week's reports regarding Zaha, who moved to Wales from Manchester United in January. "We have had Wilf...Full Story »

Cardiff vs Liverpool preview - Solskjaer admires Liverpool style

Posted Saturday, March 22, 2014 by PA101 hits

Cardiff boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has lauded title-chasing Liverpool and their acclaimed attacking style of football ahead of the clash with Brendan Rodgers' side on Saturday. Solskjaer's relegation-threatened team are next up for Steven Gerrard, Luis Suarez and company, with the Reds arriving in Wales as red-hot favourites to keep their winning run going and increasing a prolific goal tally. ...Full Story »

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on the wrong end of a late winner as Everton down his Cardiff side

Posted Monday, March 17, 2014 by hits

OLE GUNNAR SOLSKJAER is more famous for being on the other end of stoppage-time goals. ANGUISH: Solskjaer, who so often bagged late winners during his career, was on the receiving end at Goodison Park But the Cardiff boss knows he may need the greatest comeback of his career to save the South Wales side from the drop. The former striker has called on one of his players to become a hero for t...Full Story »

Cardiff vs Fulham preview - Only a win will do for Solskjaer

Posted Saturday, March 08, 2014 by PA83 hits

Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has warned Saturday's opponents Fulham that his team will settle for nothing but a win. The Bluebirds head into the Barclays Premier League encounter at the Cardiff City Stadium in desperate need of points having won just one of their last 12 league games. Last weekend's 1-0 defeat at Tottenham was their fourth straight loss and left Cardiff just one point ...Full Story »

Solskjaer: Zaha can be like Ronaldo

Posted Tuesday, February 04, 2014 by YAHOO Sport75 hits

Zaha made an instant impact in his debut against Norwich City on Saturday to help secure Solskjaer's first Premier League victory as a manager and the Norwegian claims that his loan signing could be an Old Trafford great if he remains dedicated. "He is one of the best I have seen with the ball," the Cardiff boss told reporters. "He has quick feet and is brave like Cristiano and wants to go forw...Full Story »

Cardiff City vs Norwich City preview - Solskjaer wants new boys to impress

Posted Saturday, February 01, 2014 by PA89 hits

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has told his trio of high-profile signings there will be no time for a honeymoon period at Cardiff. Wilfried Zaha completed his loan switch from Manchester United on Friday, while Fabio had made his move from Old Trafford earlier in the week. Kenwyne Jones has also arrived at the Cardiff City Stadium, as part of an exchange deal that saw Peter Odemwingie head to Stoke. Th...Full Story »

Solskjaer thanks Manchester United fans for Old Trafford welcome

Posted Wednesday, January 29, 2014 by Goal.com283 hits

The former striker returned to the club for the first time as a manager on Tuesday evening, but says his only concern at the moment is beating the drop Ole Gunnar Solskjaer thanked the Manchester United fans for their welcome upon his return to Old Trafford, but insisted his sole focus is Cardiff City. The former striker visited Old Trafford, where he spent 11 years as a player, for the firs...Full Story »

Cardiff boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer unfazed by Manchester United return

Posted Tuesday, January 28, 2014 by hits

CARDIFF boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists he will NOT have a lump in his throat when he hears Old Trafford roar for him again tonight. Solskjaer will be hoping his lowly Cardiff side can cause an upset at his former club The former Manchester United striker will walk out of the tunnel by the Stretford End for the first time as an opposing manager. Solskjaer spent 11 years at United and scored...Full Story »

Cardiff City vs West Ham United preview - Solskjaer urges Bellamy to play on

Posted Saturday, January 11, 2014 by PA92 hits

Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes he can convince Craig Bellamy to prolong his career as the striker prepares to return from injury against former club West Ham. Saturday's clash at Cardiff City Stadium will be Solskjaer's first Premier League game as a manager, and will also see Bellamy available for the first time in two months after hamstring and knee injuries. The 34-year-old has ...Full Story »

Cardiff City appoints Solskjaer

Posted Friday, January 03, 2014 by YAHOO Sport87 hits

Cardiff City has confirmed the appointment of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as the club's new manager. Solskjaer takes over at the Welsh club from Malky Mackay, who was sacked by controversial owner Vincent Tan last month following weeks of speculation. David Kerslake has taken charge of Cardiff's two Premier League games since Mackay's dismissal, guiding the team to a 2-2 draw with Sunderland and a 2-...Full Story »

Cardiff's pantomime set to run without Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as lead

Posted Monday, December 30, 2013 by theguardian.com194 hits

Fraizer Campbell, left, of Cardiff City and Modibo Diakite of Sunderland at the Cardiff City Stadium. The latest act in the Cardiff pantomime saw the wicked wizard from the far east, aka Vincent Tan, abused in time- honoured fashion by the audience and turn to his principal boy to appease them. Tan brought the curtain down on Malky Mackay's management on Friday and needs to come up with a new...Full Story »

Solskjaer first to be inducted into Norway's Hall of Fame

Posted Tuesday, November 27, 2012 by YAHOO Sport87 hits

Former Norway and Manchester United striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who enjoyed a glittering career as a player before becoming a successful manager, is the first to be inducted into the country's Hall of Fame, it was announced on Monday. "I'm incredibly proud of what I've done, and I hope that others have gotten happiness from the career I have had," Solskjaer, 39, told Norway's TV2 in an interv...Full Story »

Soccer-Solskjaer's Molde leave it late on sodden pitch

Posted Monday, October 08, 2012 by YAHOO Sport219 hits

 Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Molde needed a late goal on a sodden pitch to ensure a 3-2 win over Sandnes Ulf and remain top of Norway's Tippeligaen on Sunday.  With five matches to play, Molde have 51 points, two more than Rosenborg Trondheim. Stromsgodset are third on 48 and Tromso fourth on 42.  Molde manager Solskjaer described the clash against Sandnes as "a parody of a match" an...Full Story »

Solskjaer snubs Villa to stay at Molde

Posted Sunday, May 20, 2012 by YAHOO Sport248 hits

Former Manchester United striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has snubbed Aston Villa to stay with Molde, the Norwegian club with which he still has two years to run on his contract. The 39-year-old had talks with Villa on Friday, the English Premier League club managerless after Alex McLeish was fired. "I have not had any offers," Solskjaer told a press conference on Saturday. "I'm not looking for an...Full Story »

Former Manchester United striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer oReport: Blackburn’s shortlist should Steve Kean lose his job

Posted Saturday, September 17, 2011 by YAHOO Sport115 hits

Manchester United legend Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is top of Blackburn’s shortlist should the club sack the under-fire Steve Kean. Solskjaer – now 38 - is the current manager of Norwegian side Molde and is on the brink of winning the league title in Norway, which has drawn the attention of the Blackburn owners, according to an article in The Mirror. Blackburn owners The Venky̵...Full Story »

Solskjaer leaves Manchester United to coach Molde

Posted Wednesday, November 10, 2010 by YAHOO Sport79 hits

OSLO, Norway (AP)—Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ended a 14-year association with Manchester United on Tuesday when he agreed to move back to his home country as coach of Norwegian club Molde. The 37-year-old Solskjaer, who scored United's injury-time winner in the 1999 Champions League final, signed a contract with a yearly salary of 2.4 million Norwegian kroner ($410,000), plus marketing income. ...Full Story »

Solskjaer: Roo goals gift is basic instinct

Posted Thursday, March 04, 2010 by PA89 hits

Wayne Rooney is scoring goals through sheer instinct, according to former Manchester United striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The England forward netted his 28th goal of the season on Sunday to seal United's 2-1 victory over Aston Villa in the Carling Cup final at Wembley. "Whenever you see a striker scoring goals you are happy for him and Wayne has really put practice in," said Solskjaer. "He h...Full Story »

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