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Here are your Manchester United morning headings for Thursday, 26 November.

Greenwood reacts to Ferdinand appreciation

Manchester United forward Mason Greenwood has acknowledged Rio Ferdinand’s praise after the youngster assisted the Reds see off Istanbul Basaksehir in the Champions League.

Greenwood provided a help for Daniel James’ injury-time strike after replacing Bruno Fernandes on the hour mark.

Greenwood has actually withstood a discouraging start to the season but Ferdinand was buoyed by the 19-year-old’s attractive cameo at Old Trafford as United remained top of Group H.

” Look at him, he’s growing too,” Ferdinand informed BT Sport. “He’s going to be a monster to go with the strategy he’s got, his understanding and spatial awareness.

Greenwood responded to Ferdinand with a heart emoji on Twitter as the teenager put himself in contention for a start versus Southampton on Sunday.

United commemorate Maradona

Manchester United have commemorated Diego Maradona after the Argentine legend’s death on Wednesday at the age of 60.

Maradona died at his home in Tigre just 2 weeks after undergoing effective surgical treatment for a blood clot on his brain.

” Football has actually lost among its biggest icons. Rest in peace, Diego Maradona,” United composed on Twitter.

Rio Ferdinand, Marcus Rashford and Ruud van Nistelrooy were amongst the United gamers past and present to likewise pay tribute to the 1986 World Cup winner, while previous Reds captain Bryan Robson offered a wholehearted response.

” What a gamer he was – certainly the very best of his age and up there with the likes of Pele among the best ever,” stated Robson, who captained United versus Maradona’s Barcelona in the 1984 European Cup Winners’ Cup.

” He won the 1986 World Cup for Argentina basically on his own. The football he played and the goals he scored because tournament boggled the mind.

” He went past 5 players to score versus England in the quarter-final and after that did precisely the very same versus Belgium in the semi-final.

” He was a genuine character too. I played with him in rather a few charity video games and he was a terrific individual to be around.

United fans require Van de Beek to begin Saints clash

Manchester United fans have actually called on supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to offer summer finalizing Donny van de Beek his full league launching versus Southampton on Sunday.

Van de Beek has made six league appearances from the bench since signing up with from Ajax however began in United’s win over Basaksehir on Tuesday.

And with the Dutchman having actually caught the eye in a much deeper midfield function alongside Fred, United fans have been emphatic in a reaction to a MEN poll.

The poll brought in a strong action with 94 per cent of the 4,320 citizens calling for Van de Beek to begin on Sunday.

Naturally, United fans should wait another three days to discover whether Solskjaer feels the same way.