These players are not at the level of the top European teams.
Paris Saint-Germain do not need Neymar to get their hands on silverware and achieve success. "If you lose being worse than the opponent, that could hurt us".
"I think we were pressing okay they were not feeling good on the ball but the goal made the difference because after that they played counter attack and tried to find the gaps in behind our defenders".
The 11-point gap between United and fourth place Chelsea that existed when Mourinho was sacked has been completely erased, with the Red Devils actually going ahead of Chelsea by a point in the latest round of Premier League fixtures last weekend.
The Tuesday night, February 12, loss was Solskjaer's first since taking over from Jose Mourinho as United manager in December.
But while United were outclassed technically and outwitted tactically, it could also be said that they were not helped by referee Daniele Orsato, who arguably should have sent off Kimpembe for a second bookable offence before his goal.
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United held their own in the first half but were forced into a reshuffle because of injuries just before the interval to Jesse Lingard and Anthony Martial.
Thomas Tuchel is a man that likes to tinker with selections in a bid to outsmart the opponent and keep his many elite players happy, but his rotation has cost his team at certain times this term.
"Him and Marcus score loads of 'worldie" goals but those tap-ins and making them runs could go a long way to do that [boosting his scoring figures]'.
Solskjaer has urged his players to bounce back quickly, and they have the chance to do so when they travel to Chelsea in the FA Cup fifth round on Monday.
Another reflection of that can be seen in the club's share price, which hit 17.28 U.S. dollars (£13.49) in NY in December but is now heading back towards 20 United States dollars (£15.60).
"We're not going to give updates part way through". "It's going to be hard [to qualify] but it's not impossible". "Mountains are there to be climbed".