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Biography of talented football coach Solskjaer (Part 2)

Solskjaer received an invitation to become a coach of the Norwegian national team shortly after resigning at Åge Hareide. However, he rejected the offer on the grounds that he was not fit to become a coach for his national team this time.

Learn about Solskjaer’s personal life

Solskjaer currently lives with his wife and three children in Bramhall. He also once admitted that he himself was not a son’s favorite footballer. Solskjaer’s son Noah is a big fan of his teammate Wayne Rooney at Manchester United.

In November 2007, Solskjaer received the first prize of St Olav’s Royal Medal of Norway by King Harald V of Norway and was granted the Norwegian knighthood.

On October 25, 2008, Solskjaer presented the awards that he received in his home country. Solskjaer is the youngest person ever to be knighted because this is a prize usually awarded to the oldest and notable members of society.

According to estimates in 2010, the property owned by Solskjaer amounted to 10 million pounds. With this fortune, he is one of the richest football coaches in the United Kingdom.

The achievement that Solskjaer has gained

Throughout his professional football career, Solskjaer has gained a lot of impressive achievements. Let us review some achievements in his career.

Player career

British Super Cup (3): 1996, 1997, 2003

English Premier League (6): 1996 – 1997, 1998 1999, 1999 – 2000, 2000 – 2001, 2002 – 2003, 2006 2007

UEFA Champions League (1): 1998 1999

FA Cup (2): 1998 – 1999, 2003 – 2004

Intercontinental Cup (1): 1999

Coach career

Substitute Manchester United

Senior Lancashire Cup (1): 2008-09

English football reserve teams (1): 2009-10

Manchester Senior Cup (1): 2009

Molde team

Tippeligaen: 2011, 2012

Norway National Cup: 2013

Personal achievements

Knight Medal Olav, first class

Kniksen’s Honor Award 2007

The 2009 Peer Gynt Award, for his efforts in football and charity.

Premier League coach of the month: January 2019

In the above article, we have introduced to you some information about the history of coach Solskjaer. Hope the above information will help you gain more knowledge about this talented coach.