You’ve taken on the no.7 jersey — why is that so particular to you, as you wore it beforehand at each Palermo and Napoli?
“It’s an ideal quantity, I bought to put on it with the nationwide group as properly. However I actually imagine that the quantity you put on is extra of an off-the-field factor. That’s the place it counts for extra. I do know that when you’re out on the pitch, the quantity you’ve got in your shirt has no affect. However once you get the possibility to tug on the no.7 shirt at Manchester United, which has been worn by some high, high gamers who’ve been legends right here on this nation and at this membership, it truly is a pleasant accountability to have. I take pleasure in challenges and, as I mentioned to you, I hope that I can do it nice justice and go away it in as excessive regard as the numerous nice gamers who’ve worn this shirt earlier than me.”
That’s simply was I used to be about to say, does that improve your motivation, realizing that the likes of George Greatest, Eric Cantona, David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo wore this magical quantity 7?
“Sure, it’s a incredible problem, and an thrilling accountability too, which I’m accepting with the very best will on this planet, and like I mentioned, I’ll be working actually exhausting to carry out at my best so I can go away that quantity, that shirt, simply the way it was left by these gamers you simply talked about.”
Look out for the second half of Cavani’s unique interview on ManUtd.com and in our Official App on Saturday.