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Protesting Man Utd fans tell Ole: We don't need history lesson from him

Protesting Manchester United fans were hostile towards manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer this morning.

Fans blocked entrances to the club's Carrington training ground this morning to protest against the billionaire American owners, and only left when the manager, his coaches and a senior player emerged to speak to them.

Manager Solskjaer, first-team coaches Michael Carrick and Darren Fletcher and midfielder Nemanja Matic spoke with the angry supporters who were demanding the Glazer family sell the club.

Red Issue said the fans were initially told Solskjaer - a legendary figure at the club as a player - would not speak to them because they were "intimidating". They say when he and his coaches did emerge, along with Matic, he was accused of falling silent now as manager having opposed the takeover of the club by the Glazers when he was a player in 2005.

"Joel (Glazer) loves the club," Solskjaer is said to have replied, though there are other reports to the contrary.

Further detail from Red Issue states that United staff requested that no recordings were made of the conversation between Solskjaer and supporters, while the protestors told their manager they "didn't need a history lesson from him" and Joel Glazer "only loves the money he takes out the club".

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