Ole Gunnar Solskjaer mentioned man-of-the-match Mason Greenwood in the same breath as a young Wayne Rooney following the teenager’s stunning Europa League double for Manchester United.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer mentioned Mason Greenwood in the same breath as a young Wayne Rooney after the teenager inspired Manchester United’s Europa League victory against AZ Alkmaar.
Teenager Mason Greenwood underlined his star quality by hitting a stunning brace as Manchester United beat AZ Alkmaar 4-0 to wrap up top spot in their Europa League group.
Paul Pogba will again be absent when Manchester United take on AZ Alkmaar looking to top their Europa League group and build on the eye-catching victories against Tottenham and Manchester City.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer claimed to be “very pleased” with his players despite Manchester United’s winless away record stretching to a 10th match against AZ Alkmaar.
Paul Pogba has not travelled for Manchester United’s Europa League clash with AZ Alkmaar following specialist advice about a foot injury and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s concerns about “one of the worst” plastic pitches he has seen.
Manchester United will bid for back-to-back Europa League wins on Thursday in Holland against AZ Alkmaar.