Not lots of positives can even be taken from Manchester United’s present predicament, but the emergence of Mason Greenwood due to the fact Ole Gunnar Solskjaer took more than is unquestionably a single vibrant sign in the disappointing final couple of months.
The 17-year-old’s target-scoring capabilities has the Norwegian gushing about his capabilities and Greenwood’s also been rewarded with a brand new contract which will see him continue playing for his boyhood club till at least 2023.
United announced on Friday that they had come to an agreement with the England U-21 International, who just turned an adult pretty lately.
Greenwood has been component of United’s academy due to the fact the age of seven and broke via the youth scene final time just after netting 26 ambitions in youth level competitions!
The 18-year-old was visibly delighted at obtaining committed his future with the Red Devils and spoke to their official internet site and stated.
“Having grown up as a Manchester United fan, playing for the very first group is a genuine dream come correct. I know that, when I play for this club, I represent the entire Academy and I want to repay the faith that my coaches have shown in me with my performances on the pitch.”
He additional added, “I am mastering all the time from the manager and his coaching employees and I know that this is the great club to assist me attain my prospective.”
Solskjaer also expressed his delight at obtaining handed a further youngster a new contract just after Brandon Williams signed a lengthy-term deal earlier this week as properly.
He stated, “Mason has progressed via our outstanding Academy and we are delighted with the progress he has created. At such a young age, he currently has terrific pace and intelligence and he is such a all-natural finisher.”
Additional hailing his character, Ole added, “Since he came into the very first group, he has definitely impressed everybody with his drive and attitude. He has all the attributes to turn into a best player. Mason is mastering every single day in coaching and, with his operate ethic, there is no doubt that he has an fantastic future ahead of him.”
Greenwood has been tipped by lots of to be United’s undisputed centre-forward in the close to future, as Solskjaer could be left needing his solutions against Liverpool as properly.
With United struggling with injuries to their best stars, the 18-year-old could make a uncommon get started to take the game to Jurgen Klopp’s side.
He’s scored in two of the 3 begins he’s created so far this season, as the teenager is bound to get even greater if offered ample possibilities going forward.