Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants his players to avoid talks about their title fight this season.
The Red Devils are five points behind leader Liverpool with one game less.
Last weekend’s 6-2 win over Leeds sparked suggestions that they could still mount an unexpected boost for the title, while Wednesday’s 2-0 loss to Everton in the Carabao Cup quarter-finals boosted even more. your trophy prospects.
“Well, whatever,” Solskjaer said when asked about the title. “Anyway, there is noise around Man Utd, so for us it’s about improving as a team, taking one game at a time, and we have to do it, that’s the name of the game.
“That’s the only way you’re going to challenge for something at the end of the season anyway, so it’s not something we talk about.
“The only thing we talk about and what we focus on is improving day by day and learning, and how to deal with certain situations and maybe right now we are getting praise and that’s something else to learn to deal with.”