Solskjaer added: "We're going to give him the absolute amount of time but I am not going to hold my breath".
"It's a big game and the atmosphere will be wonderful".
The legendary Norwegian has managed to get a couple of big game results but lately, the magic has seemed to fade, in particular during the recent loss to Arsenal.
United remain in the hunt for a top-four finish this season, but continue to struggle for consistency. Most tellingly, their staggering haul of 61 points is nearly twice that of United's - with one game in hand.
"I wouldn't say United in their time won a lot of games 4-0 or 5-0 but they were predictable wins, and that is clear", he said. "But they showed such confidence in the authority", Gary Neville said six weeks later, after they surprised Etihad and defeated Man City 2-1 on his own. patch.
Maguire joined United from Leicester City in the summer for £80m, becoming the world's most expensive defender in the process and is the club's only outfield ever-present in the Premier League.
The Scotsman has been in good form at left-back and one of the regular starters in the team. "I have no clue if there were any problems between Liverpool and Newcastle in the past but it felt like they not only wanted to win the game but to stop us being champions". It's less that United have "found" a method as much as they're the only ones who got away with it. "Rashford will expose that space". "This story translates to all who know defeat and how to overcome it!"
If Liverpool is close to the final article, but not quite - as Graeme Souness thought in Dublin last week, imagine if they had a midfielder maestro of the caliber of Kevin De Bruyne at their disposal - it is much more hard to say whether Manchester United, consistent only in their inconsistency, are a work in progress or regression.
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