After securing Champions League football for next season and boosting their transfer kitty, United boss Solskjaer demanded the board back him this summer.
“For this team, it means better opposition next year and bigger games,” Solskjaer said when asked what a top-four finish means.
“We need to step it up because it means every midweek you’ve got to go with your best team.
“In the Europa League, we’ve rested players and given an amount of minutes to young lads. Now, we’ve got to go for every game.
“You’ve got to go and get fitter and stronger and more robust. That’s another part of the Champions League – of course, financial gain. But that’s not in my head.
“The club know what I feel we need and we’re going to try and pursue it. So let’s see where we end up.”
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