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Pogba's head not turned by Real Madrid 'campaign' - Man United boss Solskjaer

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Ander Herrera

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer remains confident that his assistant Mike Phelan will stay to work alongside him at Manchester United despite the delay in agreeing a long-term contract.

That is according to England women's manager and former Manchester United defender Phil Neville. Barcelona didn't really have a lot of chances, maybe just one when David De Gea made a great save, but after that they weren't unsafe.

That tie's not quite dead yet. The Red Devils are now [3.8] in the Top 4 Finish market, where, with Manchester City and Liverpool clear, it's a case of perm any two from four.

Pogba's future is likely to loom large over Solskjaer and United throughout the summer, as will the task of closing the gap to rivals Manchester City and Liverpool at the top of the Premier League table next season.

"The chances that we get, we have to put them in".

"He's trained twice, trained today, I'm not sure if he's going be available [for West Ham]".

Pogba has scored 11 Premier League goals - and nine assists - and 14 in all competitions for United this season.

"The other teams played Tuesday night and then have Wednesday night, one day extra before and one day extra after".

United meet West Ham on Saturday.

For his weekly feature on BBC Sport, Lawrenson predicted Manchester United to cruise to a 2-0 win over West Ham.

It had threatened to be another frustrating afternoon at one stage for a side that headed into a meeting with the Hammers on the back of four defeats in their last five outings.

With so much more to play for, and with a desire to get back on track for the new permanent gaffer, it's very hard to envisage anything but a home win but [1.4] certainly doesn't look a fantastic price and the value sits in the side markets.

But while Champions League qualification is the best Solskjaer can achieve this time around, he's made no secret of his ambition to push for honours next season.

United lost 1-0 at Old Trafford, putting us at a disadvantage for the second leg. It doesn't make sense to me.

Neither team gives West Ham any hope of a shock result at Old Trafford.

In possession United need to be clinical, just like away to PSG. And that's where the value sits.

The club is now at sixth in the Premier League table and faces an uphill task to secure Champions League qualification places.

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