Solskjaer is expected to recall Paul Pogba after he was frozen out by Mourinho during the final games of his tenure at Old Trafford while Luke Shaw could be back in contention after recovering from a back injury.
They recently left a four-game undefeated run in the rear view thanks to their 1-3 loss at Anfield this past Sunday.
While Champions League qualification would seem the bare minimum expected of a United manager, Solskjaer insists he wants to get the team playing better football first and foremost before thinking about climbing the table.
"Shame on some of those players". It's down to man management. I'm good at controlling the emotion, so I won't be that emotional. For me as a manager now, it's great because you have to rotate, so you will get to see many players and they'll get the chance.
"I've spoken to a lot of them today".
"That's all my comeback to players, you might come on, make an impact".
"They are all quality and they'll all get a chance now with the amount of games coming up".
"We just want to see them play the football they can do". That doesn't mean to say you're going to play well. Apparently the players got fed up with the meetings there and now, apparently, they're upset with Jose Mourinho.
It was not just the player's that the new gaffer spoke positively about as he heaped praise on his new members of staff, Mike Phelan and Michael Carrick.
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The report claimed Sanchez text: "I told you so!" His last game, the 5-5 at West Brom, was nearly the ideal end for him. It wouldn't have happened in our dressing room because of the fact we have good characters and good leaders.
Remember the remit: "A caretaker manager will be appointed until the end of the season while the club conducts a thorough recruitment process for a new, full-time manager".
"He's (Sir Alex) influenced me with everything". How he kept 25 worldwide players happy and hungry, wanting to improve, but also the staff in and around the place.
"He's been my mentor".
"He's been my mentor but I didn't understand early on that he'd be my mentor".
Second-place City is at home to relegation-battling Crystal Palace on Saturday, when fourth-place Chelsea entertains Leicester.
For the rest of the season, the former striker's task will be to get his former club to finish in the top four, where they're now 11 points off the pace.
"But let's not look too far ahead, if Ole does well in the role I'm sure he'll have a chance of the job as well".