Manchester United will appoint Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as permanent manager after his successful spell as interim boss.

Solskjaer has won 10 out of his 11 games in charge since succeeding Jose Mourinho in mid-December to lift the club back into the Premier League’s top four.

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino was believed to be a leading contender for the job but the board look set to stick with Solskjaer given the stunning impact the Norwegian has had in his short time in the Old Trafford hotseat.

Considering the achievement of the former Manchester United football player and legend after given an opportunity, a question like:

Will he be given the role on a permanent basis in the summer? Has a reply based on the assignment he was given and the result he got after the assignment has been given to him.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer revealed the Manchester United board gave him the mandate to “play a certain way, get the mood back and get results” when he was given the job as interim manager.

The Norwegian took charge until the end of the season when he replaced the sacked Jose Mourinho in December, with United having won nine of the first 10 games they have played under Solskjaer.

The likes of Paul Pogba, Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial have all returned to form after struggling earlier in the season, with the 45-year-old now having been tipped by many to take the job on a permanent basis.

Source: The Sun