England boss Gareth Southgate has backed Dean Henderson’s resolution to remain and combat David de Gea for the primary shirt at Manchester United.
The 23-year-old has spent the final two seasons on mortgage at Sheffield United however appears set to stay at Previous Trafford this summer season after signing a brand new five-year contract.
Henderson is eager to determine himself as Manchester United and England primary after a powerful debut season within the Premier League final time period.
The sketchy type of Jordan Pickford and De Gea has supplied him additional confidence he can uproot the Spaniard and the Everton man to take the gloves for England as properly.
While some consider Henderson ought to head again out on mortgage to make sure his growth is not stunted, Southgate has backed him to push De Gea for a beginning berth, having named the goalkeeper in his England squad for his or her upcoming Nations League matches.
“I feel it is a possibility for him actually, ” Southgate mentioned.
“After all, he may take one other season out and achieve one other yr of Premier League expertise however at his age as a goalkeeper, you possibly can’t simply take into consideration the worldwide scenario.
“You’re constructing a profession and here is a possibility to problem for the shirt at Manchester United if they’re asking him to remain within the constructing.
“If I used to be him and I had the possibility to push to be the Manchester United primary, then I would make the identical resolution he has. He is acquired the possibility to coach daily in entrance of the supervisor, to affect him and put David de Gea underneath strain for his place.
“I feel for his profession it is a logical resolution given the variety of matches United may have subsequent season.”