The Reds face Leicester on Tuesday night, just two days after their 3-1 triumph over Aston Villa on Sunday, and with the squad’s rotation expected, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer made unprecedented changes to United’s starting XI.
Only Mason Greenwood retains his role in the starting lineup for the side that beat Villa, meaning Solskjaer made the most common changes in a Premier League game in United history, with Sir Alex Ferguson also making 10 for a 1-0 victory. against Hull in May 2009.
However, with United set to face fierce rivals Liverpool on Thursday and Jurgen Klopp’s side apparently need to win the remaining games to secure Champions League qualification, the changes have been seen as a ploy to stop Liverpool on their way.
With key players rested, United can play their strongest side against Liverpool and their fans are not happy, so fans have taken to social media to express their feelings on Solskjaer’s selection, with many calling it a joke .