Solskjaer also admitted United were working hard to improve, with the Norwegian dreaming of winning his first trophy with the Red Devils since his appointment two years ago.
“You remember the defeats more so than the wins,” he said.
“To get the semi-finals in any competition, you’re so close. We’ve had three of them, we’ve lost one, so this group knows how it feels.”
United deployed Axel Tuanzebe in midfield during the contest.
And he came closest to breaking the deadlock, seeing a header chalked off by VAR after a foul by Victor Lindelof in the build-up.