Manchester United The fans rejoiced with the winger’s performance Jadon Sancho in the team’s pre-season friendly against Aston Villa on July 23. They expect the Englishman to do well next season and even issued a warning to rival fans.
Sancho opened the scoring in United’s 2-2 draw against Villa at Optus Stadium in Australia. This brought his tally to three goals in four pre-season games. In other words, Sancho scored three goals in 29 Premier League games last season.
Sancho moved to Manchester United last season for £73m from Borussia Dortmund. However, the 22-year-old has had a poor season, scoring just five goals and three assists in 37 games in all competitions.
His pre-season performances have given hope to the Red Devils fans. They took to Twitter to praise the winger’s performance against Aston Villa. Here are some reactions:
After Sancho’s opening goal, Matty Cash owns an own goal to give United a two-goal lead. However, Leon Bailey and Calum Chambers scored for Villa in the second half to secure a draw.
The Red Devils next face Atletico Madrid on their pre-season tour on Saturday, July 30. Meanwhile, Aston Villa will face Rennes on the same day.
Manchester United identify a replacement for Frenkie de Jong
Erik ten Hag’s first choice was De Jong. Although the transfer saga has dragged on for a long time, the midfielder and Manchester United have yet to have a breakthrough.
Follow Sports sky, the 25-year-old Dutch player does not want to join the 13-time Premier League champions this summer. As reported by La Lazio Siamo Noi, if the deal fails, United could look to sign Milinkovic-Savic.
The 27-year-old Serbian midfielder has been a key member of Lazio since joining the team from Genk in 2015. He has played 294 games for the club, providing 58 goals and 51 assists.
The Red Devils have had three signings so far this summer. The Manchester outfit have signed left-back Tyrell Malacia, midfielder Christian Eriksen and defender Lisandro Martinez in the near term.