Manchester United coach joined the world of football as they mourn the loss of Argentinian legend, Maradona.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
, called the formerNapoli
, the best player in the world following his death on Wednesday. The Red Devils boss expressed his sadness for the loss of Maradona saying:
"It was a sad day. For me, Diego Maradona will always be the best player I've seen live.”
"I was fortunate enough to see him play or Argentina against Norway in Oslo; they lost 1-0 before the World Cup. I remember a Norwegian lad, Kjetil Osvold, nutmegged him, which was fantastic.”
"After the game, I was stood outside the ground, waiting to get a glimpse of him, and I actually touched his shoulder as he walked past the crowd.”
"Since then I've had the pleasure of meeting him at Old Trafford. A guy with unbelievable talent on the pitch and a smile always when you see him.”
"I've got to say it's a sad day and, for me, he will be the best that's ever played football."