Manchester United head coach, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, upon his side crash from the UEFA Champions League is hopeful that former Arsenal forward, Alexis Sanchez, can help the club finish at the top four of the Premier League.
The Red Devils manager stated this after his side 3-0 defeat to Barcelona in the Champions League quarter-final second leg tie on Tuesday.
Barcelona defeated the english premier league side with goals from Messi and Philippe Coutinho which qualified them for semi-final.
Sanchez who came in for Jesse Lingard in the 80th minute received a standing ovation from Barcelona’s fans at Camp Nou where he spent three years.
“Alexis has been injured now since March 1,” Solskjaer was quoted by BirminghamLive as saying after the match.”
“So he’s been out for six weeks and it was important he got 15 minutes on the pitch for his mentality so he knows his knee is okay, and he was close to getting a goal and had a couple of other instances that he showed his talent.”
“Hopefully, he can give us a good push towards the end of the season to get in the top four.”