sport news Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes Man United can sign more players this summer

'We understand to get further we need to strengthen the team': Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes can sign more players this summer after unsuccessful pursuits of Jadon Sancho and Gareth Bale Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes can do more transfer business The club are desperate to sign a right-sided attacker and left back this summer But they hit a wall in pursuit of Jadon Sancho and will miss out on Gareth Bale United have so far only signed Dutch midfielder Donny van de Beek from Ajax Solskjaer has a dilemma in goal between David de Gea and Dean Henderson 

By Chris Wheeler for MailOnline

Published: 11:19 BST, 18 September 2020 | Updated: 11:40 BST, 18 September 2020

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is hopeful can make new signings before the transfer deadline after hitting a brick wall in talks over Jadon Sancho and losing out to Tottenham in the battle for Gareth Bale.

Although United have spent £40million on Donny van de Beek from Ajax, their priority was a right-sided attacker and that player has so far eluded them with less than three weeks until the window closes on October 5.

They also want a left-back but look set to be beaten by Spurs again for 's Sergio Reguilon. 

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is hopeful Manchester United can make more signings this summer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is hopeful can make more signings this summer

United have so far been frustrated in their pursuit of Dortmund and England ace Jadon Sancho

United have so far been frustrated in their pursuit of Dortmund and England ace Jadon Sancho

They are also set to miss out on Gareth Bale (pictured) and Sergio Reguilon to Tottenham

They are also set to miss out on Gareth Bale (pictured) and Sergio Reguilon to Tottenham

Bale will rejoin Tottenham from the Spanish club after choosing his old club over United, and are refusing to budge on their £108m valuation of Sancho.

It has led to an angry reaction from many fans on social media as United prepare to begin the season at home to Crystal Palace on Saturday.

'Fans will always want the best possible team to watch and that's the passion we want,' said Solskjaer.

'The history we have, we can look back 10 or 20 years at the great players we had.

'We understand to get further we need to develop what we have and strengthen the team, but let's

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