The Norwegian coach has given supporters right to dream by drawing comparisons between his own shock return to Old Trafford and their unlikely title charge this season.
"If I had asked you three months ago, honestly, would you have dared to dream that Manchester United could travel as league leaders to Anfield in January?" a reporter from TV2 asked Solskjaer.
"Well, I'm a dreamer you know," the United manager replied.
"So... I dreamt about having this job too, and I've got it now.
"And there weren't many who believe that either.
"But you yourself need to have faith."