Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay has no doubts that Donny van de Beek’s “time will come” after struggling for minutes within the early phases of the season.
Van de Beek, who signed for United from Ajax for £35m in the summertime, made simply his second begin for United in Wednesday’s 5-0 Champions League group win over RB Leipzig, his first coming towards Luton within the Carabao Cup.
Regardless of confusion over Van de Beek’s lack of involvement, supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is adamant that the Netherlands worldwide could have a giant half to play for the crew this season.
McTominay, has been impressed by what he has seen of Van de Beek since his arrival and, like his manager, has backed the 23-year-old to turn into a key determine for United.
“Donny van de Beek is a superb lad and a superb soccer participant. I am certain, the way in which he’s working in coaching and the way laborious he is working, his time will certainly come to get extra minutes on the pitch,” McTominay advised United Overview forward of Sunday’s Premier League match towards Arsenal.
“I spoke to him somewhat bit and he is a prime child. The best way he applies himself day-after-day, he’s by no means late – at all times on time – and at all times trains to his absolute most. We have now bought a very, actually good participant and actually good particular person there.”
Van de Beek has introduced a brand new energy in depth to United’s midfield, showcased completely in Wednesday’s victory when Solskjaer had the posh of bringing Bruno Fernandes and McTominay off the bench.
McTominay, although, has been a mainstay in Solskjaer’s choices, working properly alongside Fred, as United picked up essential factors towards Newcastle, Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea.
“I really feel like clearly Fred is a terrific participant however we have got Nemanja [Matic], we have got Paul [Pogba],” he added. “Phew, there are limitless choices in midfield actually. We will play Bruno [Fernandes] in midfield.
“On the subject of the gamers we have got in midfield, Nemanja is so skilled and I really feel snug taking part in with him, however I’m snug taking part in with each single certainly one of them. I’m certain they might all say that and it could solely bode properly for us going ahead.”