Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Gunnar Bid for Title

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Gunnar Bid for Title

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OLE Gunnar Solskjaer says United will use the remainder of the season to prepare for a Premier League title challenge next term.

The Reds can go level on points with fourth-place Chelsea if they beat Burnley at Old Trafford tonight.

League leaders Liverpool developed momentum for their championship assault this term by signing Virgil van Dijk just over a year ago. Jurgen Klopp's side beat eventual champions City three times in the second half of last season, scoring nine goals, en route to reaching the Champions League final.

Although Liverpool ended the campaign fourth in the league and were beaten by Real Madrid in Kiev, they have lost only one league game in 2018-19.

United will not be making a marquee mid-season addition before Thursday's transfer deadline, but Solskjaer wants to ready the players for a crack at the title in 2020. …

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