"He [Ole Gunnar Solskjaer] has different views on Tahith than the [club's] leadership", Alkan told Voetbal International.
Manchester United are beefing up their scouting operation ahead of the summer transfer window in a strong indication that a major overhaul of the playing staff is being planned at Old Trafford, with the club eager to give Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at least another transfer window to reshape his squad.
United face Tranmere Rovers in the FA Cup fourth round at Prenton Park on Sunday in a must-win for Solskjaer, but the manager believes he retains the backing of the Glazers and Woodward.
But the United boss dismissed the suggestion he needs to make wholesale changes and urged the club to follow the example of Liverpool, who have given Jurgen Klopp more than four years to build a squad capable of challenging for the Champions League and Premier League title.
But Chong has largely failed to impress when given chances in the United first-team and he has not agreed to a new contract at the club, with his deal expiring in less than six months.
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"There'll be criticism, you've got to take it".
"We do have a way of doing things", Solskjaer said.
"It's not gonna be a quick fix, and it's not eight or 10 players in in one transfer window".
"In the past, you only had to say Manchester United and you were already asking where to sign. We've had one transfer window, proper one, because the Januarys, they are hard, but we are still trying to do something now".
"Of course, he went to Manchester City but I'm sure the fans would welcome him back". The question is who do they go out and get and do the players even want to come to Old Trafford.