“You see Tyson Fury when he gets knocked down a couple of times. It is remarkable how calm and composed he is when the count gets to six, seven, eight, and he gets up and he’s ready to go again. Minds have to be better.”

On the ropes after his worst loss as Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants his players to take lessons from heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury as they try to respond to their latest setback in the Premier League, AP reports.

Solskjaer is fighting to keep his job after United lost to Liverpool 5-0 at Old Trafford last weekend.

On Friday, Solskjaer said it wasn’t the first time he had been in a crisis in his three years as United manager and is ready to “fight back” again, starting in the match at Tottenham on Saturday.

Solskjaer said his team was like a “punch drunk” boxer against Liverpool, which went ahead in the fifth minute and was leading 4-0 by the end of the first half.

“We conceded a goal and we wanted to sort it out and went a bit too open, too frantic against a good team,” Solskjaer said. “You see Tyson Fury when he gets knocked down a couple of times. It is remarkable how calm and composed he is when the count gets to six, seven, eight, and he gets up and he’s ready to go again. Minds have to be better.”

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