- Manchester United beat the Gunners 3-1 in the FA Cup fourth round on Friday
- Victory maintained Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s perfect record since taking charge
- Conor McGregor took to Twitter after the win to praise United’s interim manager
Alexis Sanchez came back to haunt his former club with the opening goal before Jesse Lingard doubled the visitors’ lead.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang pulled one back for Arsenal but victory was confirmed for United when Anthony Martial finished off a sweeping counter attack.
Victory maintained Solskjaer’s perfect record since replacing Jose Mourinho at the helm in December. He has now won eight consecutive games across all competitions.
McGregor, who has been seen in a photograph as a child in a United 1995-96 away shirt, wrote: ‘Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is a special man!
— Rob (@Hamil_toe) April 4, 2013
‘The Man United Super Sub. Player AND Manager. Insane!
‘You can feel the passion he has for his club and its history.
‘Beaming with pride as he vividly explains the teams amazing counter attacking ability over the years. Past and present! Wow!’
The Irishman’s most likely opponent in the octagon is Donald Cerrone after the ‘Notorious’ accepted his challenge following the American’s victory in Brooklyn last Saturday.