Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Man Utd will sit down with Edinson Cavani to debate the future of the veteran striker at Old Trafford.
The 34-year-old striker has impressed on and off the field since becoming a member of on a free switch in October, when full-time main scorer Paris St Germain signed a one-season deal with the choice to increase from one other year.
Cavani has scored seven goals in 24 appearances for United and Solskjaer has made no secret of his hopes of maintaining Uruguay’s international match at Old Trafford.
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Last week the boss of the Man Utd said Sky Sports activities specifically “the higher we play, the higher it performs, the higher it feels, the extra it feels vital (a) hopefully we will make positive it stays on and scores us many extra goals ”.
When requested on Thursday whether or not Cavani was more likely to stay that further year, Solskjaer said: “I can solely say that Edinson has finished well.
“It has impressed me. He’s hooked within the group and we’ll sit down with him and speak to him after all within the close to future to see his plans and plans.
“It is a good dialogue to (have). We’re all the time speaking to the players and along with his present contract scenario we’re very pleased with what he has finished. “
Cavani went seven months with out enjoying a sport earlier than becoming a member of United because the Ligue 1 season was lower short in April due to Covid-19 being adopted by the end of his contract at PSG.
The 34-year-old has proven little indicators of rust and has been accessible for many video games, although he has been dominated out Thursday’s spectacular 4-0 victory against Real Sociedad within the Europa League with a beat.
Cavani and Donny Van De Beek missed the primary round-32 conflict in Turin via muscle complaints that Solskjaer hopes is not going to preserve them out Sunday’s return to Premier League motion against Newcastle.
“In fact Paul (Pogba) is out. Phil (Jones) is out, ”said Solskjaer. “I do not know the way Scott (McTominay) is.
“And I am undecided how Edinson and Donny will likely be both. They’ve a chance I feel.
“We’ve got to place them on earlier than coaching on Saturday as a result of we have to decide a team on Saturday, so we’ll see how they’re. Hopefully they’ll each be accessible. ”
Dean Henderson, who began against Real Sociedad on Thursday night time, has saved six clear sheets in 12 appearances this season since coming back from a loan spell at Sheffield United.
“In fact Dean is shouting,” said Solskjaer, when requested if Henderson might start against the Magpies.
“Dean was very agency [against Sociedad], he had a superb kicking sport that ought to have helped Marcus which is one other factor we labored on.
“It was clear when dealt with and clear with its short tickets. It matures all of the time.
“However I’ve a really good goalkeeper in David and he saved us against West Brom so I can not let you know now [who is going to play]. I all the time speak to the players first. ”
Solskjaer was impressed by the way in which his players obtained back to winning methods in Turin following last Sunday’s disappointment A 1-1 draw at West Brom coated.
That end result took their the poor Premier League run to 1 victory in 5 video games, permitting Manchester City to construct what many think about to be an unavailable leader on the top.
Second place United could possibly be 13 points behind Pep Guardiola’s males in Sunday’s kick-off however Solskjaer shouldn’t be too centered on their rivals.
“I do not assume anybody would say they do not wish to go for it,” he said. “We’ll win each sport we play. In fact we’re.
“However no matter different teams do – City, Liverpool, Leicester, Chelsea, Tottenham, whoever, West Brom – we won’t management.
“We’ve got to manage ourselves. We’re within the place we’re, we’re second and, after all, your ambition then is to not end something under that.
“We should run well collectively if we’re to place strain on City and it ought to start on Sunday, after all.
“We will not conceal the truth that we have dropped our type just a little over the last few weeks.
“We dropped points against Everton, Sheff United, West Brom – points that we really feel we deserve extra and ought to have gotten extra.
“Tonight was about discovering ourselves, tonight was about getting the X issue back in, the brilliance and the main focus, so Newcastle will likely be an important sport for us. Positively. ”