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Man Utd ‘frightened to death’ to attack at Old Trafford following 6-1 mauling by Tottenham, claims club legend Scholes

PAUL SCHOLES claims Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is ‘frightened to death’ to attack at Old Trafford.

Manchester United have picked up just one point from their opening four home games of the Premier League season.

Man Utd are ‘scared to attack’ at home after their Spurs humiliation

Scholes reckons the 6-1 loss at home to Spurs has affected Solskjaer’s mentality

That run marks their worst run of form on their own ground since 1972.

The 6-1 thrashing by Tottenham has been one of three defeats so far this term, the others against Crystal Palace and Sunday’s 1-0 loss to Arsenal.

United legend Scholes said: “It’s as poor as I’ve seen Manchester United at Old Trafford.

“You are not playing against Real Madrid, you are playing against – I wouldn’t say average – but it’s not an Arsenal team of past years.

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“There’s no way you should be fearing them, you should be going after them, it’s a big hangover from the Tottenham game.

“It’s frightened Ole to death – and he doesn’t want anything like that to happen again.”

Scholes also tore into Fred and Scott McTominay after defeat left United 15th in the table.

The ex-England midfield star said: “You have to expect more from United and those two midfielders.

Man Utd have lost three of their last four home games this season, drawing the other

“They were playing like centre-halves, not central midfield players.”

Paul Pogba, who gave away Arsenal’s penalty winner and claimed he was ‘out of breath’, did not escape Roy Keane’s wrath.

Keane said: “For all Pogba’s talent, he should be in this team, but does not do enough.

“He doesn’t show enough fight.”

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