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.
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
Substitute Manchester United
Senior Lancashire Cup (1): 2008-09
English football reserve teams (1): 2009-10
Manchester Senior Cup (1): 2009
Tippeligaen: 2011, 2012
Norway National Cup: 2013
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.