Even a tactical switch by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could not prevent Manchester United crashing out of the Champions League in Barcelona on Tuesday night.
It didn’t work out as Philippe Coutinho added a stunning third in the second half to send Barca through to the semi-finals 4-0 on aggregate.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer handles a note of paper on the bench at the Nou Camp on Tuesday night
The note has been revealed, detailing Manchester United’s change in formation at Barcelona
Rashford dropped the note to the floor after a collision with defender Gerard Pique
In the video on Twitter Barca goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen then proceeds to read the hand-written note before disposing of it himself.
And now the contents of that note can be revealed, with Solskjaer writing down the new team formation.
It showed Martial and Rashford up front with Jesse Lingard on the right and Paul Pogba on the right. Scott McTominay and Fred are the two central midfielders.
Goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen proceeded to have a read of the note later in the game