Phil Neville: "Greenwood lives up to great young players"

The former Manchester United defender highlighted the striker’s virtues and did not hesitate to project him as a star in the future.

Mason Greenwood It has been the great appearance of Manchester United This season, and his talent has become even more apparent since soccer returned. And it is that the 18-year-old forward has scored four goals in his last three presentations for the Premier League.

For this reason, who was encouraged to project the English youth as a future Ballon d’Or winner was Phil Neville. The former Red Devils defender highlighted the attacker’s qualities and compared him to Michael Owen.

“We must protect Greenwood. There is a long way to go, but ultimately, the quality of its development and the rate of its growth are on par with the great young players we have seen,” said the retired footballer against the Premier League. Productions.

“If you look at his impact as a young player, you think of some great careers like Michael Owen, who was a Ballon d’Or winner,” he added.

On the virtues of the striker, Neville analyzed: “The impressive thing about him is that he is very good with both feet. I saw him shoot with his left foot and his right foot. That is something special and makes him a special player. “

Finally, he assured: “Before the stoppage of soccer, Mason was very thin, now he has become a man and that strength, that power, that balance will take him very far.”

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