Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has found himself under intense pressure this season – and some fans are wondering whether the club would be better off under Zinedine Zidane.

Zidane is currently unemployed after leaving Real Madrid at the end of the 2020-21 season. But, having guided Real to three Champions League titles, he’ll inevitably attract attention from struggling giants like United.

We’ve had a look at Solskajer’s record with United in all competitions and compared it to Zidane’s with Real Madrid.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Games: 167


Won: 91


Drawn: 37


Lost: 39

Goals for: 308


Goals against: 180


Clean sheets: 58

Points per game: 1.86


Win rate: 54.5%


Loss rate: 23.4%

Goals per game: 1.84


Goals against per game: 1.08

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

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Zinedine Zidane

Games: 263


Won: 174


Drawn: 53


Lost: 36

Goals for: 605


Goals against: 264


Clean sheets: 89

Points per game: 2.19


Win rate: 66.2%


Loss rate: 13.7%

Goals per game: 2.3


Goals against per game: 1.0


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