Manchester United legend Gary Neville urges the club to “persist with” Marcus Rashford, comparing the forward’s strike rate with Alan Shearer and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Manchester United legend Gary Neville has actually prompted the club to “persist with” Marcus Rashford as their main goal- getter.
Rashford has actually currently made 201 appearances for the Red Devils regardless of being simply 22, scoring 64 goals and developing an additional 33.
The main goalscoring problem has actually fallen on the shoulders of the England international considering that last summer’s departure of Romelu Lukaku, and Neville has actually protected his scoring rate by comparing him to Cristiano Ronaldo and Alan Shearer at the exact same phases of their professions.
“Marcus Rashford, to be fair, is still a young player [who’s] establishing, he requires to be continued with,” Neville informed Goal.
” He will be continued with since Manchester United think in him, and they must think in him since he’s a great skill. When you’re sort of a young player … Alan Shearer didn’t score a goal a game at Southampton when he first broke in. Basic as that.
” Cristiano [Ronaldo] didn’t do it at Manchester United when he first came toManchester We should not be anticipating the exact same of Marcus Rashford.”
Rashford’s data compare positively to the 2 players pointed out by Neville, with Shearer having actually scored 23 times in 118 games for Southampton at the age of 22, while Ronaldo had 35 goals in 129 getaways for United.