EPL: Solskjaer set to sell Lingard, Pereira

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Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, will sanction the sales of Jesse Lingard and Andreas Pereira in the summer, the Daily Express reports.

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Solskjaer hinted that the two midfielders were now surplus to requirement, when he left them out for their 3-0 win over Watford last weekend.

Lingard is yet to score or assist in 20 Premier League appearances he has made so far this season.

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On the other hand, Pereira has scored once and provided three assists in 23 appearances.

"We've picked a squad of 18 that we felt it was the right 18 here," Solskjaer told MUTV when asked about why Lingard and Pereira were missing from the squad against Watford.

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"We've got cover on the bench for wide-men, forwards, midfielders and defenders so that was a decision I made."


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