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Manchester United legend Peter Schmeichel calls on Red Devils to quickly appoint permanent manager – but Steve Bruce “could be a very good option” as interim boss


Peter Schmeichel urged Manchester United to announce the permanence successor to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as soon as possible, adding that the team needs new voices and a new kind of inspiration.

The Red Devils are on the hunt for a new manager after parting ways with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer last weekend, with Mauricio Pochettino the big favorite to succeed him.

PSG do not have one, it has been reported
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However, it is reported that Paris Saint-Germain have blocked Man United’s approach for the Argentinian, which means hiring an interim boss until the end of the season appears to be the most successful outcome. likely.

Ernesto Valverde and Rudi Garcia are said to be in talks for the post, but Schmeichel believes Man United should avoid hiring a temp as it could confuse the club.

Schmeichel has not said who he thinks should be given the job permanently, but if they are forced to hire an interim boss, former teammate Steve Bruce could be a “very good option”.

“I’m a little confused about the communication coming out at Man United,” Schmeichel told talkSPORT. “This idea of ​​an interim manager until the summer, then someone else from there.

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Manchester United legend Peter Schmeichel calls on Red Devils to quickly appoint permanent manager – but Steve Bruce “could be a very good option” as interim boss
Man United gave Carrick temporary responsibility before announcing an interim boss until the end of the season. Understood?
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Manchester United legend Peter Schmeichel calls on Red Devils to quickly appoint permanent manager – but Steve Bruce “could be a very good option” as interim boss
Schmeichel suggested Bruce, with whom he played for five years, could be a good interim boss at Man United
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“But if that’s the case, a few former players could put their names in the hat. Someone like Steve Bruce could be a really good option – a sure pair of hands to take over the squad and club for the rest of the season.

“If I’m being honest I hope the next manager is picked and will be in place before an interim manager is appointed because I don’t think the club need to have that kind of confusion.

“What the team needs more than anything are new voices in the locker room, something different, a different kind of inspiration.

“Even Michael Carrick said that, he’s worked for Ole for so long and he’s going to be the same as him.

“Carrick played very well at Villarreal but it’s only one game. It is very important that we have a manager in place and that we look to the future.

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