Solskjaer explains why Greenwood didn’t start against Tottenham Hotspur

Mason Greenwood came off the bench to provide the assist for Edinson Cavani’s goal and score Manchester United’s third in the 3-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur.

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer revealed Greenwood couldn’t start against Tottenham Hotspur because he had some niggles.

Solskjaer said: “Mason has also had some niggles, so we gave him a rest from the start.”

Greenwood came off the bench to score and assist in the victory over Tottenham Hotspur.