Man Utd coach scouts new players amid COVID-19

Getty Images

Getty Images

Mendy wrote on Twitter: "You always have treated me like a son and just like in a family we laugh together, we also cry together".

"We're all good people, and I'm sure we all want this to be over with as soon as possible".

How Solskjaer's remarks are received among struggling clubs and beyond remains to be seen as the country fights to avoid the spread of the deadly Covid-19 virus.

"We miss football. We miss the life that we had a few days ago but now is the time to listen, to follow our scientists, doctors and nurses", he said.

"Football is going to get back to normality at one point, and it's very important we're ready when that happens", the United manager said.

"We've evaluated what we need, of course with the coaching staff we've looked at games, evaluated games, discussing on video calls like this".

'It's what Tor Ole is saying that for me timing is everything.' Haaland told Eurosport.

Linda Tripp, key figure in the Clinton impeachment, dead at 70
Tripp then took the recordings to independent prosecutor Ken Starr , who used them to expand a separate investigation of Clinton. Daughter Allison Tripp Foley said in a Facebook post that has since been made private that her mother was terminally ill .

Some Premier League clubs have been criticised for putting non-playing staff on a government temporary leave scheme.

England's wealthy top-flight stars have come under fire over their lack of action, with British Health Secretary Matt Hancock calling for them to take a cut and "play their part". "I think we all want to help the NHS (National Health Service), the communities, and I think it's important every single club does what they think is right".

Marcus Rashford and Paul Pogba are likely to have recovered from their injury lay-offs by the time football resumes.

"Of course there will be text messages and WhatsApp messages more often", he said.

Meanwhile, Solskjaer has sent a heartfelt message of condolence to Manchester City Pep Guardiola, whose mother, Dolors Sala Carrio, passed away on Monday after contracting the coronavirus.

Schmeichel added: "I don't think he was given the best squad of players to do precisely what he wanted to do".

"But the biggest difference for most of us is that when you're a footballer you don't really get to spend much time with your family".

Recommended News

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.