Mengi’s promotion used to be mentioned additional within the embargoed segment of the chief’s press convention on Friday.
The boss declared that the 18-year-old seems to be set to be in and across the first-team squad in 2020/21 if he can proceed to growth.
“Axel [Tuanzebe] and Phil [Jones] are injured, in order that’s two centre-backs down for us,” stated Solskjaer.
“Chris [Smalling] is on mortgage [at Roma] and [Marcos] Rojo is on mortgage [at Estudiantes], so then it used to be herbal for me to place Teden in.
“One, for his personal receive advantages, as a result of to have a couple of months’ coaching with the primary group now, in the summertime, assessments him, and, to be honest to the boy, he is deserved it as a result of he’s a thrilling ability, however he used to be determined to come back in.
“He helps to keep in contact with the coaches and he used to be all the time able once we requested him: ‘Are you able to come back in, are you are compatible sufficient?’ And he labored onerous over the lockdown. He is accomplished in reality neatly, he does not appear misplaced, so he’s going to surely be increasingly in and across the first group subsequent season as neatly.”