Manchester United legend, Paul Scholes, has named Mason Greenwood because the membership’s greatest finisher forward of Marcus Rashford.
Greenwood has endured a tough time in entrance of a aim up to now this season, scoring simply 4 objectives in 30 appearances in all competitions for Man United after primarily working from the right-wing.
The 19-year-old began as central ahead on Thursday evening as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s facet thrashed Actual Sociedad 4-0 within the Europa League spherical of 32 first-leg tie on the Juventus Stadium, due to objectives from Bruno Fernandes (2), Rashford and Daniel James.
Greenwood, who admitted that he desires to play as a striker after Man United defeated Actual Sociedad, has seen the central ahead position primarily occupied by Edinson Cavani this season.
“It’s between Rashford and Greenwood who performs in that centre ahead position,” Scholes informed BT Sport.
“I feel the membership and everyone thinks Greenwood is the very best finisher on the membership so, subsequently, he could be higher because the No9.
“The one downside is when Rashford’s performed on the suitable, he hasn’t actually discovered his greatest type, so they might swap round fairly a bit.
“Give Greenwood possibilities he’ll rating. He’s destined to be a famous person. He’s acquired to maintain his toes on the bottom, maintain working onerous, and there’s nothing to cease him.”
In the meantime, Talking after Man United defeated Actual Sociedad in Italy, Greenwood mentioned: “I’m joyful to play on the suitable, I’m joyful to play upfront, I’m not likely positive.
“However I at all times needed to be a striker once I was youthful.”
“I do wish to play centre ahead finally, however I’m at all times joyful on the suitable, and it’s an excellent place to work from.”