Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admits Manchester United are a goalscorer light after allowing Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez to leave for Inter Milan.
Marcus Rashford is the club’s only fit senior striker ahead of today’s trip to Southampton as Anthony Martial struggles with a thigh injury. It leaves Solskjaer weighing up whether to unleash 17-year-old academy product Mason Greenwood, who has only one Premier League start to his name.
‘We are one down — we didn’t just find the right one,’ Solskjaer conceded. ‘We didn’t find the answer that we wanted. I do like the one who scores scrappy goals in and around the box, a young Ole...’
United had opportunities, but backed away from a deal for Paulo Dybala of Juventus over the forward’s wage demands.