Jamie Redknapp: 'Paul Pogba is Premier League's best player'

To stay up with Fulham would be a real miracle    Aleksandar Mitrovic

To stay up with Fulham would be a real miracle Aleksandar Mitrovic

As simple as it sounds, Manchester United won 3-0 at Craven Cottage, beating Fulham in a match where keeping a clean-sheet proved to be a tough task. That means 36% of the goals he has scored in his Premier League career have come during Solskjaer's time in charge. "When you don't win, it's not the same feeling", Pogba told Sky Sports . He has three braces to his name just since Solskjaer came in and this one was completed with a precise penalty, but a attractive finish from a tight angle preceded it. Solskjaer does it for the real need of doing it, keeping everyone both happy and fresh, while planning for more important matches. It's a good sign, it gives confidence to the team.

"We have to carry on playing like we did today".

In all, Solskjaer has made six changes to his starting line-up from the one which edged out Leicester 1-0 in United's last Premier League outing.

Martial had already set up the opener for Pogba in the 14th minute when he produced his moment of magic nine minutes later. With 33 of his own and 17 assists, he has played a role in more goals than any team-mate since his debut in September 2015.

A brace from Paul Pogba and stunning solo goal from Anthony Martial secured the points for the Red Devils, moving them into the top four at the expense of Chelsea, who face Manchester City at the Etihad on Sunday.

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Pogba's spot-kick wrapped up United's first sixth straight away win in all competitions - their best run on the road since 2009 - as Fulham floundered again under Claudio Ranieri. I am sure PSG will look at Marcus the way we look at Mbappe - he's one of the main threats, ' said Solskjaer after the comfortable win over Fulham.

When it comes to Anthony Martial, Ole speaks for all of us! "We talked about this there's still a long way to go but we want to stay there". There's still a long way to go but we want to stay there.

Here are three talking points from this crucial result that saw the Red Devils fire into the top-four.

"I asked myself should I play him or should I not because there is a big game coming up on Tuesday, but I think the intention shows when you play Paul and everyone knew that we needed to take this game seriously".

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