Ole Gunnar Solskjær took today his fifth straight Manchester United win. There is only one manager that has managed from the start as a manager in the club earlier: Matt Busby.
Solskjær writes thus again in manchester United's history book, and touches a record that is very, very difficult to beat.
Busby had five in a row at the start of his career, writes Goal. With victory in the next game thrones Solskjær alone on the list.
- It is very strong of the of the United to win five in a row. They play with confidence, and I think it was more important for them to go further in the cup, " says Åge Hareide to Viasat.Referee-trouble
United took the lead midway through the first half. Juan Mata had a penalty after going in the ground in the Reading box.
There was a comical situation after Mata went in the ground, for Peace put the ball in the goal from offsideposisjon, and the judge spent over two minutes and WAS help before he pointed at the krittmerket.
Mata was secure and sent the team in the lead. Just before the break doubled Lukaku lead when he was played free in the back room.SECURE: Juan Mata was safe from krittmerket. Photo: NTB scanpix Show more - Weak match
Reading had several good chances during the match, but was simply too weak in the final third to create big problems for Manchester United.
Sone Aluko was almost to reduce, but Sergio Romero saved certainly.
Solskjærs made nine changes for today's FA cup match, and Manchester United didn't a very old game. It was safe and controlled, but they sprudlet not.
It was a weak Manchester United match, says Morten Langli in the Viasat studio.
Now wait a stays in Dubai for Manchester United. Next weekend get Solskjærs biggest test so far. When the journeys made to London to meet tredjeplasserte Tottenham in the Premier League, writes NTBEx-teammate: I'm jealous of Solskjær