By Simon Jones for the Daily Mail
Published: 22:33 GMT, 1 January 2019 | Updated: 22:34 GMT, 1 January 2019
Ole Gunnar Solksjaer will take his Manchester United players away to a £350-a-night warm weather training camp in Dubai following their FA Cup third-round tie with Reading this weekend.
United’s manager and his squad are due to fly out on Saturday evening for a four-day stay at the five-star One&Only Royal Mirage Arabian Court.
Solskjaer has made a big impact since taking over from Jose Mourinho, transforming the mood and playing style. He sees the trip as a chance to bring his squad closer together ahead of their crunch Premier League game against Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham at Wembley on January 13.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will take his Manchester United squad to train in Dubai
The team are to stay in the luxury of the One&Only Royal Mirage Arabian Court hotel
United will have a four-day stay in Dubai at the £350-per-night destination from Saturday
Despite the luxury destination, Solskjaer does not intend the trip to be a relaxing break or a reward for his rejuvenated players.
The Norwegian wants to put them through their paces to sharpen up their fitness and use the close