The Red Devils are fifth in the Premier League, five points shy of the fourth spot.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer shed some light on the recent transfer speculations surrounding Ashley Young and his decision to not to renew his contract with Manchester United. The manager insisted that regardless of the player’s decision, Ashley is one of the crucial players for the club.

The defender is keen to join Inter Milan and it is reported, the player has a pre-agreement on his table as his contract with the Red Devils will end by 30th June 2020.

Speaking to Man Utd, Solskjaer said, “Ashley’s one of our players, he’s our captain. There’s loads of speculation and we’ve just got to handle that. We’re getting used to that in this club and Ashley’s been very professional and focused, so I don’t think that’s going to change.”

”It’s a discussion that me and Ash will have if something comes up. For us, we haven’t got too many players fit and ready, so we need the ones we have.

“Ash has been very, very good for this club and he’s been a very good captain this season, so let’s see where we are in June. And we can see where we are in February as well.”

Further talking about the transfer activities by the club, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer did not give away much of the details, pertaining that he does not expect “many ins and outs.”

“I can’t say yes or no,” he responded, “but I wouldn’t expect many ins and outs.

“We’ve still got the same thoughts as we had a month ago. We’ve got the players we have and we’re working with the ones we have.

”If something happens we’ll tell you.”