Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has acknowledged that the club must spend big money in this summers’ transfer window if they are going to close the gap on Manchester City next season.
suffered a 2-1 defeat at home toLeicester
on Tuesday, paying the price after Solskjaer was left with no choice but to shuffle the pack and rest his key men.
The Red Devils’ defeat to Leicester saw city rivalsMan City
win their third Premier League title in four years.
The Norwegian believes they need to add some players to their ranks in the upcoming transfer window if they want to compete with
’s men next season.
"If you want to take up the challenge with them we need to strengthen our squad,"
he toldBT Sport
"Congratulations to them. They have had a fantastic season.
"I am very pleased with my boys that have made it to the last 10 days with a Manchester City side ahead of us that are lauded as the best in Europe.
"We want to take the next step and it might be that we need a couple more to strengthen the squad."
have both been linked with United, along withTottenham