3.3 C
New York
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
HomeBusinessManchester United captain Harry Maguire reacts to Jadon Sancho transfer

Manchester United captain Harry Maguire reacts to Jadon Sancho transfer

Harry Maguire has reacted to Manchester United’s transfer deal for Jadon Sancho (Pictures: Getty)Manchester United captain Harry Maguire is confident Jadon Sancho will have a ‘great career’ at Old Trafford following his £73m move from Borussia Dortmund.
Sancho will become a Red Devils player in the aftermath of England’s Euro 2020 campaign after Dortmund finally agreed to sell him to Premier League giants United.
Having thrived for club and country over the past few seasons, Sancho will be expected to hit the ground running at Old Trafford and Maguire expects him to be a hit.
The Manchester United captain said: ‘When he does sign, I’m sure he’s going to have a great career for United and be a big part of us being successful in the future.
‘Jadon’s a top player. He has exceptional talent even though he is still really young, although he has played so many games.
‘We’ve got some exceptional talent in his position in this England team so Jadon will bide his time, be patient and be ready when his opportunity comes.
‘I’ve been really impressed with the way he has been working in training. He’s really putting a shift in day in day out.
‘He has some great talent. He is scoring goals in the five-a-sides and so on. He’s a great lad.’
Manchester United first began tracking former Manchester City academy star Sancho two years ago and had multiple bids for the 21-year-old rejected last summer.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is now finally set to welcome Sancho to the Theatre of Dreams, however, and club legend Denis Irwin is excited about his imminent arrival.
‘He’s a fantastic player,’ Irwin, who won seven Premier League titles and the Champions League at Manchester United, told MUTV this week.

See also  GambleAware Releases 5 Year Plan to Fight Gambling Related Harm

Sancho is set to sign a five-year deal at Old Trafford (Picture: Getty)‘I mean you look at the Bundesliga last year and the amount of goals and assists he made for Borussia Dortmund.
‘He’s got good experience, even though he’s a young lad, as Dortmund are a big team with big support, they’ve got great support there.
‘It’s great that he comes in and knows the Premier League and knows the surroundings in England. He should be able to slot in straight away and I am really looking forward to watching him play.
‘He gives Ole more options, definitely more competition, as he’s a quality player. We’ve not seen much of him at the Euros, as of yet, but he is very, very clever.

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web
browser that
supports HTML5
video

‘He has great pace as well and an eye for goal. I think, to play in a front-three, you’ve got to have an eye for goal and he’ll certainly add to that.
‘He can play in a number of positions but he often plays in a front-three on the right for Dortmund.
‘As I said, if you’re going to play in a front-three, you have got to have the ability to score goals. You can’t rely on the centre-forward all the time.
‘He brings that and brings excitement. He gets the ball, is quick and direct, and I’m really looking forward to that. I really am.’
More: Manchester United FC

For more stories like this, check our sport page
Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

See also  Jinger Duggar Explains Why She Wears Pants Now In Spite Of Her Traditional And Religious Family's Rules For Women!



Source link

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Recent Comments

See also  Smoking ban: What are the rules for smoking outdoors?
Read previous post:
Nets, Spencer Dinwiddie, NBA free agency
Spencer Dinwiddie’s bold IG post hints at future

The Brooklyn Nets have some big decisions to deal with in the offseason after they fell short of the NBA...

Close