UK time is: 00:15:13
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is Wolves main target

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, better known for his playing days with Manchester United, is widely thought of as an upcoming young manager in Europe.

His first managerial experience was as reserve team boss at Manchester United before moving back to his native Norway with Norwegian side Molde.

Molde already has shown itself to be a good breeding ground for young managers with Uwe Rösler having a spell in charge in Norway before making the move to England with Brentford and it was he who Solskjaer replaced.

Molde took a chance on Solskjaer agreeing a four-year deal with the former European Champions League winner.

That chance however paid off during his first season in charge as Molde won the Norwegian league title, for the first time in their 100 year history.

An impressive achievement and one which would appear to have not been missed by Wolves owner Steve Morgan, who according to the Daily Mail has installed Solskjaer as his personal favourite for the managerial position at Molineux.

This list reportedly also includes Paul Ince, but the report in the Mail mainly concentrated on the former smiling assassin.

Morgan reportedly wants a young, dynamic coach to drive Wolves forward. Which sounds great, however it is also said that he wants a more 'malleable' manager, or in another words a push over, which sounds far from great at all.

Vital Wolves Comment: Some good deals on Ole Gunnar Solksjaer to become Wolves next permanent manager at the moment.

Stan James and Paddy Power both have him at 50/1.

Tell us what you think

As well as joining in on the forum and article comments below, you can also write an article to appear on our site!

This website is 100% by the fans and we are always looking for people to get involved. If this interests you please contact Vital Wolves.






Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Akela Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday April 5 2012

Time: 11:01AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Let's hope that by Malleable....he doesn't mean......." must be prepared to work with TC"????
Rustmonkey
Report Abuse
05/04/2012 11:25:00

no rustmonkey it means he won't be guided by some of the ***** fans like you!
johnwolf
Report Abuse
05/04/2012 13:18:00

I tend to agree with Rustmonkey, johnwolf, but I liked the riposte. I think Solskjaer is exactly the sort of manager we need: he's young and dynamic and, given his pedigree, will have the respect of the players and management. He also seems to have done a great job at Molde with, I suspect, limited resources. And, if Ince is the alternative, I'll contribute to OGS's wages myself.
Southbank60
Report Abuse
05/04/2012 13:27:00

Your a real keyboard hero John. I bet you wouldn't ******** say that to my face on a matchday???? Why are you even commenting on this anyway John???? Your tongue is still so embedded in MM's arse that he has to walk around like has ***** himself. Seeing the Sh1t you talk......he obviously has. Now, SB. As a player, no question and yes he has pulled off something special for Molde but is he experienced enough???? Look at AVB at Chelsea. English football and it's players are very different to those on the continent. Could he cope with our expectations? I would want an experienced no2 for such a young inexperienced manager. I'm not against him......just a little wary.
Rustmonkey
Report Abuse
05/04/2012 14:42:00

I'm a bit concerned about that too, Rustmonkey, but it's a completely different situation to the one that AVB faced at Chelsea. We're going to be in the Championship and although there are going to be pressures on him to get us back up, we are not vying for a European place and he will be allowed more slack than AVB was given. And the teams will not be as good ... but isn't that a bit arrogant coming from a supporter of the current WW team?
Southbank60
Report Abuse
05/04/2012 16:28:00

We certainly have the nucleus of a good team. Whether we can keep them...we can but hope. If....and it's a big if.......if we can keep the best players then we need a defence. Going forward, we will be fine but we need a completely new defence. Foley and zubes may be okay for RB. I do think we'll keep RJ, mainly because nobody will want him. We can only hope he sorts out his attitude and his form. We absolutely must get 1 new CB and a new LB.
Rustmonkey
Report Abuse
05/04/2012 17:14:00

If we get a young manager with a footballing reputation like Solksjaer, that could encourage star players to stay, at least for a season. I know Ince has a greaton-the-field reputation but he's dead in the water as a manager!
Southbank60
Report Abuse
05/04/2012 17:36:00

I,m not sure about this?winning the title in Norway?Banksy you could probably coach Stafford Rangers to win that!.It does not prove a thing,I would prefer a proven young manager from UK,just my opinion.
Crete Wolf
Report Abuse
06/04/2012 09:22:00

Have just switched on Barnsley v WHU in the FA Cup (I didn't know, or care, it was on). There is some kind of ironic pleasure in listening to MM critique the defensive performance of a team. It's always easy when you're only watching Mick, eh?
winstonsmith84
Report Abuse
06/04/2012 18:18:00

...I know it's not the FA Cup, I was taking the p.
winstonsmith84
Report Abuse
06/04/2012 18:27:00

I am with Crete here. However, as I had said regarding MM staying or getting fired, it all depends on one man. What can we do? And enough now with this 'arrogant' business, SB; if this takes hold here I will next be accused of being the cause of a phobia in WW supporters' psyche!
lovesW
Report Abuse
06/04/2012 19:56:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Wolves Articles

Afobe hopes Sako will stay at Wolves (Thursday April 23 2015)

Sako close to agreeing Villa deal (Tuesday April 21 2015)

Stats: Wolves v Ipswich (Monday April 20 2015)

Wolves foiled by the tractor boys (Saturday April 18 2015)

Now or never for Wolves (Friday April 17 2015)

Sako considering WBA and Villa offers (Thursday April 16 2015)

Archived Wolves Articles

List All Vital Wolves Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Ipswich 45 22 12 11 19 78
6. Derby County 45 21 14 10 32 77
7. Brentford 45 22 9 14 16 75
8. Wolves 45 21 12 12 12 75
9. Blackburn 45 16 16 13 6 64
10. Charlton 45 14 18 13 -3 60
11. Birmingham 45 15 15 15 -11 60

Breaking League News

Match Report - Owls Suffer Loss To Leeds
» Sheff Wed : 25/04/2015 23:10:00
Karanka defends decision
» Middlesbrough : 25/04/2015 21:18:00
Neil: It Was The Turning Point
» Norwich : 25/04/2015 21:17:01
Shattering blow for Boro
» Middlesbrough : 25/04/2015 20:46:00
RUFC - Jordan Wants To Start
» Rotherham : 25/04/2015 20:02:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Can Wolves pull off back-to-back promotions?
Suggested By:  
Yes 42%
No 58%