Solskjaer gives Jose Mourinho his first loss as Tottenham’s manager. Head coach of Tottenham, Jose Mourinho loses to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side for the first time as a manager. Solskjaer’s Manchester United beats the Spurs 2-1 on Wednesday.
The Portugal football manager, after his three consecutive wins since appointment, loses to the Red Devils after so much anticipation.
England international forward Marcus Rashford’s brace sent Mourinho hitting his first defeat since becoming Spur’s boss.
The exciting form of the England striker troubles Tottenham’s weakling defence and could have possibly had a hat-trick.
Dele Alli tries to balance the game with his 39th-minute stunning equalizer for his team, after earlier Rashford’s goal. Penalty offence by Moussa Sissoko led to the second goal for the youngster. And the goal became his ninth league goal this season.
Mourinho got a warm welcome from United fans on his return to Old Trafford since his dismissal in 2018. He won the Europa League and League Cup during his reign.
The Portuguese had wanted to mark his return to the Trafford with a fourth successive win with Hotspur. But his former player, Rashford ruins his opportunity to brag with double goals.
The brace from the United forward has reduced the pressure on Solskjaer about being dismissed. And the fans and supporters of Man U are so happy for the result of the match.
The United will take on Manchester City on Saturday. This is subsequently a tough match for the Red Devils as they face Man City. This will be another dangerous game for the United. While Tottenham receives Burnley.