David de Gea says Axel Tuanzebe was ‘unbelievable’ for Manchester United of their Champions League win over Paris Saint-Germain.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer put his religion within the younger centre-back on Tuesday night time and produced a tactical masterclass in opposition to the French champions.
United went into their Group H opener with out both membership captain Harry Maguire or fellow defender Eric Bailly as Solskjaer adjusted United’s formation to take care of PSG’s attacking risk.
Luke Shaw moved right into a again three together with Victor Lindelof and Tuanzebe, with the 22-year-old making his first United look in 10 months.
Tuanzebe final featured for United in December 2019 when he performed in opposition to Colchester within the Carabao Cup, however returned from harm to steal the present in opposition to among the best assaults in Europe.
The younger centre-back performed a pivotal position as United gained once more within the French capital and after the match De Gea praised him for the important thing position he performed.
“He has been unbelievable in the present day,” the Spanish goalkeeper advised MUTV. “He performed in opposition to two of one of the best gamers on the planet in Neymar and Mbappe so he did actually, rather well. I’m actually completely happy for him.
“He has been in tough moments with the accidents however now he has proven in the present day that he’s able to taking part in in huge video games.”