Foden is delighting in an outstanding breakout season in the Premier League.

Wayne Rooney has actually hailed Pep Guardiola’s management of Phil Foden and says the Manchester City starlet requires to maintain the great.

Manchester United legend Rooney knows everything about the attention that features being among English football’s most significant potential customers after breaking onto the scene as a teenager at Everton.

Now Derby County supervisor, Rooney has actually exposed he has talked to Foden and offered him suggestions after a breakout season in the Premier League.

The 20-year-old has netted 10 times for City in 29 looks in all competitors this season, likewise scoring his first two England goals, and has ended up being a crucial part of Guardiola’s set-up after injuries to Kevin De Bruyne and Sergio Aguero.

His increase to first-team regular over the last 2 seasons follows some dispute over whether Guardiola was playing Foden enough.

Yet Rooney states the 50-year-old has managed Foden completely.

Talking To Sky Sports, Rooney likewise said both Foden and Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish must arguably enter into this summertime’s European Champions as starters for England thanks to their ability to offer something various for Gareth Southgate.

Rooney said: “He’s been among the best gamers in the league this season.

” I believe Guardiola has actually handled him actually well. I spoke with him a couple of times and you can see he’s an extremely level-headed lad.

” Keep doing what he’s doing, he’s great to view.

” I think him and Jack Grealish are something various for the nationwide team.

” They have to remain in the squad for the Euros and probably need to play because they’re that great.”