Liverpool and Man City in action in the Champions League, Man United manager latest as PSG ‘block Pochettino approach’, Rodgers distances himself from post as Carrick backed for interim job, fears over ACL injury for Chelsea star Chilwell – live football news

The post Ole Gunnar Solskjaer era at Manchester United began with victory, but the club’s search for a new manager is hotting up.

Mauricio Pochettino is the Red Devils’ No.1 target but reports claim Paris Saint-Germain have ‘blocked’ an initial approach for their boss.

United may now look to appoint an interim coach for the rest of the season and caretaker Michael Carrick has been backed for that role after guiding the Red Devils to a 2-0 victory over Villarreal on Tuesday night.

Away from Manchester, defending European champions Chelsea also enjoyed a fine night in the Champions League with a 4-0 victory over Juventus, but Ben Chilwell suffered a serious knee injury.

And there’s more action tonight as Liverpool play Porto and Man City host PSG.

Stay with for the latest football news and up-to-date reports surrounding the Man United job…

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