Only Carlo Ancelotti, with Chelsea in 2009/10, and Pep Guardiola at Manchester City two seasons ago have done the same. United’s caretaker manager will have the opportunity to make the outright best start of the lot by beating Burnley at Old Trafford on Tuesday week.
Solskjaer was unequivocal beforehand. “I have seen a lot of suggestions that beating Tottenham was our biggest challenge since I returned to the club [but] for me, [this] is an even bigger challenge. We can’t afford any complacency at all.”
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