The six Man United players Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is set to axe in summer overhaul


The six Man United players Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is set to axe in summer overhaul

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could axe up to six Manchester United stars in the summer transfer window.

The Norwegian is set to backed by United chiefs, having been appointed permanent manager last month.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is ready to wield the axe this summer

Alexis Sanchez, Antonio Valencia, Marcos Rojo, Juan Mata, Matteo Darmian and Ander Herrera could all face the chop at the end of the season as Solskjaer prepares for his first full season at the helm.

Herrera, who has been heavily linked to Paris Saint-Germain, and Mata are both out of contract in June and are believed to be asking for huge wage hikes, putting their Old Trafford futures in doubt.

Furthermore, defensive trio Valencia, Rojo and Darmian have featured a combined four times under Solskjaer and will be shown the exit door.

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Meanwhile, The Times report United will let Solskjaer decide if he wants to keep top earner Sanchez, who has scored just five goals since joining from Arsenal in January 2018.

Selling three players and bringing three in has been United’s transfer policy in the past, but that approach could change this summer as they aim to compete with Liverpool and Manchester City at the top end of the Premier League.