The Dutchman highlighted the performance of the RB Leipzig defender against Atlético de Madrid in the quarterfinals of the Champions League and recommended it for the Red Devils.
In the series by the rooms of the Champions League between RB Leipzig and Athletic of Madrid, eyes were on Dayot Upamecano. The defender of the German team was the figure in the clash in Lisbon, which surprised one of the great personalities in football history: Ruud gullit.
For this reason, the Dutchman spoke about the Frenchman’s performance in the tie and was encouraged to suggest it to Manchester United. This is because the former player emphasized that the set of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer he would have to strengthen the defensive line for next season.
“The first thing Jürgen Klopp did with Liverpool was to buy a good defense. He added a goalkeeper and good centrals, because that is where it all begins. And I think Manchester United should do the same. I saw something extraordinary with Leipzig and Dayot Upamecano,” he said in dialogue with beIN Sports.
Along the same lines, Gullit highlighted the level of the French defender in front of the mattress box. “He was exceptional against Atlético de Madrid. He plays good football, he is tough and efficient in the innings, “he concluded.
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