Great news: Potential agreement with 22-year-old is simply fantastic for Man United

Long-Term Planning

Many on the bar have said it for a long time, Shaw could be the United full back for many years to come. Given his attributes and talent, he’s a perfect fit for the Red Devils and emulates many of the attacking left backs in the clubs history.

Mourinho can plan forward having Shaw and Antonio Valencia on the other side, it’s the makings of trying to get together a steady and consistent back-four. We’ve seen just how important full-backs are these days to top clubs and a fully fit Shaw could be a fantastic sight in the years to come.