“They’re going to go second within the league if they’ll shut that hole. It doesn’t really feel like Manchester United have performed like that.
“There was speak of the supervisor’s job, going out of Europe was a giant downside, the performances at occasions have been horrible.”
It has been a topsy-turvy marketing campaign, with strain mounting on Solskjaer after a poor run of type domestically which additionally noticed United crash out of the Champions League earlier this month following a 3-2 defeat by RB Leipzig.
A 3-match unbeaten run has acquired the Pink Devils again on monitor, however Neville has questioned their title credentials.
“You simply watch them and assume there isn’t a staff rising there who can problem for the title,” he added.
“My intestine feeling is to nonetheless say I don’t assume Manchester United are going to win the league.
“However I’m stunned, it’s weird the place they’re contemplating a few weeks in the past you had been considering this may very well be tough, a difficult interval coming into Christmas, nevertheless it’s wanting slightly bit rosier.
“Their type’s actually good. They’re scoring targets, coming again in matches, immediately they’ve performed properly, it’s a giant recreation in opposition to Leicester on Boxing Day, however there’s one thing not proper.
“However then while you have a look at the place they’re within the league, they usually can go two factors behind Liverpool, in the event you’d mentioned at the beginning of the season they’d be able to try this, coming into Christmas, you’d have snapped everybody’s arms off.”