Ole Gunnar Solskjaer predicting ‘tough’ test for Manchester United against Wolves

first_img Metro Sport ReporterMonday 18 Feb 2019 10:02 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.2kShares Chelsea were swatted aside by Man United at Stamford Bridge (Picture: Getty)Afterwards, the draw for the quarter-final took place and United were paired against Wolves – an opponent Solskjaer will not be taking lightly.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘An away tie again!’ joked Solskjaer in his post-match interview with the BBC. ‘You know you’ve had Arsenal and Chelsea so you hope for a home game.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘But that’s it. Wolves away. We have to do it the hard way. They’re a very tough team to play against.’Wolves have already claimed a point at Old Trafford this season, drawing 1-1, and have taken points off a host of top-six sides including Manchester City, Chelsea, Tottenham and Arsenal. Comment The FA Cup quarter-final draw in full Swansea City v Manchester CityWatford v Crystal PalaceWolves v Manchester UnitedMillwall v Brighton Advertisement Advertisement Asked about United’s display against Chelsea, Solskjaer continued: ‘The performance was fantastic. Tactics worked, obviously we asked Ander, Paul, our midfielders next to Nemanja Matic, to go a bit higher, get into the box more often, so it worked.‘But the defending second half, when we had to, was fantastic. Chris Smalling has been out for two months, just played a game, brilliant.’More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errors The Red Devils face a third straight away tie in the FA Cup this season (Picture: Getty)Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is expecting another difficult FA Cup tie in the quarter-finals of the competition after Manchester United were handed an away trip to face Wolverhampton Wanderers.After already knocking Arsenal out of the tournament at the Emirates, Solskjaer presided over another excellent performance to send holders Chelsea crashing out.First half goals from Ander Herrera and Paul Pogba secured a comprehensive 2-0 win for the visitors as they bounced back from defeat to PSG and piled more misery on Maurizio Sarri. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer predicting ‘tough’ test for Manchester United against Wolveslast_img