Solskjaer hits out at UEFA over fixture injustice for Manchester United
Date published: Sunday 14th April 2019 2:53
They are the only English club still in the competition to have played the first leg of their quarter-final on Wednesday before playing the second on Tuesday, with the others enjoying an extra day’s rest as they played their first leg on Tuesday with the second on Wednesday.
“I don’t understand that. Someone needs to explain why other teams have one day extra,” Solskjaer said.
“We tried to Google that.
As BBC Sport happily point out, UEFA’s own regulations do actually clarify that every club will play the same number of games on both nights.
‘As a rule, each club plays the same number of matches on a Tuesday and on a Wednesday. Exceptions to this rule can be made by the Uefa administration.’