Jamie Redknapp: What Ole Gunnar Solskjaer needs to get Man United job

Jamie Redknapp: What Ole Gunnar Solskjaer needs to get Man United job

Nemanja Matic switched off at a corner, allowing Presnel Kimpembe to tap the ball home for his first goal in a PSG shirt.

Old Trafford instead became a stage for Kylian Mbappe to shine in tandem with Angel Di Maria, who relished the revenge mission on his return to his former club.

Jose Mourinho has been sacked by both Chelsea and Manchester United and finally, Diego Costa left Atletico Madrid for Chelsea, won the league in his first season and then went back to the Spanish capital for another spell with Diego Simeone's side.

But Tuchel recognised he was United's most influential player and used Marquinhos to nullify him completely. "It was not easy with injuries [Neymar, Edinson Cavani] but we have great players, a great team, the match is flawless tonight".

Kylian Mbappe doubled the lead and effectively ended the tie when he raced in between Eric Bailly and Victor Lindelof to convert the Argentinean's low cross.

'And in this team [under Solskjaer] I believe that Pogba is a fantastic football player but sometimes he lacks discipline.

He said: "I'm not being disrespectful here to Manchester United or the competition but United have far bigger priorities than the Champions League".

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From our point of view, we were disappointed with it.' Stuart Hogg could be an injury worry for Scotland ahead of the visit to face France in Paris in a fortnight.

It was a worst-case scenario for Manchester United, alongside the defeat were injuries to Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard, as well as a red card and impending suspension for the second leg for Paul Pogba. "It has to be one that we're going to learn from".

"I think if they could beat PSG that would be an incredible performance but if they face some of the top teams in the competition such as Barcelona or Juventus or Liverpool or City I think they struggle when they get to those sort of matches.

We have had a great run, we came into this game in a great frame of mind, great form, but it's a big step up", said Solskjaer.

It would take a monumental reverse in fortunes if United are to reach the quarter-finals after the second leg in Parc de Princes on March 6.

"Ultimately, winning the Premier League has to be the aim for a club of United's size".

And having faced a backlash from PSG fans over his rousing pre-match video, Evra has now issued a response to defend his actions, accompanied by an image of him lifting the Champions League trophy.

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