Michael Owen was inspired by Edinson Cavani’s debut and believes the striker will rating objectives for Manchester United.
The Uruguayan made his first look for the membership at Previous Trafford on Saturday throughout their 0-Zero draw with Chelsea.
Cavani was launched within the 58th minute after becoming a member of his new teammates at Carrington earlier within the week following a interval of self-isolation in keeping with the UK’s COVID-19 pointers.
The 33-year-old nearly made the right begin to his United profession after gaining half a yard on the entrance publish to fulfill a low free-kick, which nicked the facet of the publish and nestled within the facet netting.
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The identical occurred once more as Cavani darted to the entrance publish from the alternative channel, just for former Paris Saint-Germain teammate Thiago Silva to dam his goal-bound effort.
That motion alone was encouraging for Owen, who believes Cavani will rating loads of objectives with that form of positioning within the 18-yard field.
“I like this man’s motion, he’s my sort of striker,” Owen instructed Premier League Productions.
“I’ve all the time stated half a yard on the close to publish is best than two or three yards on the again publish as a result of invariably the ball doesn’t get there.
“Usually, towards most defenders he might need received there in entrance, nicked it and he would’ve have gotten a block in.
“We solely noticed a quick cameo however I’ve seen him for years and years and all the time thought he’s the most effective movers within the recreation by way of these little darting runs, he loves nipping in entrance of defenders.
“I feel he’s going to attain a number of. So long as United have stress on the opponents. They get crosses in.
“He’s very a lot an 18-yard field sort of striker that makes darting runs.”