Red Devils here in the Tavern are looking forward to seeing a few more youngsters feature in the United ranks for the remainder of the season. Indeed, it hasn’t been the best of weeks for Manchester United, having lost sight of rivals City in front of their home fans at Old Trafford.
Of course, when your constantly looking to chase down the runaway train that is Manchester City, your best team is required in almost every game, with a minor slip-up leading to major disappointment.
But having seen the effect that Marcus Rashford’s breakthrough performance had on his United career, youth-team players will do anything to be given an opportunity.
After suffering a demoralizing 2-1 loss in what was regarded as a title-deciding match, Jose Mourinho may now look to give youth a chance with a Champions League spot now becoming their only priority.
Tonight sees Manchester United entertain a Bournemouth side that sit only 3 points above the relegation zone, after failing to win in their last 4 games. So Mourinho has the opportunity to utilize some of his younger stars in what should be a comfortable win for the Red Devils.
So, with the gaffer looking for players to follow in Jesse Lingard and Marcus Rashford’s footsteps, here’s a look at TWO youth players that could feature for United.