Ole Gunnar Solskjaer might use Donny van de Beek on the left of his entrance three after his spectacular efficiency in Manchester United’s Carabao Cup win at Brighton.
The Holland worldwide performed as United’s superior central midfielder on the Amex Stadium however he typically drifted to the left beneath instruction from Solskjaer and completed the sport able that he might discover himself that includes in additional often.
The United boss hailed Van de Beek’s tactical flexibility and hinted he might function in a large position if required this season. Whereas Daniel James started on the left for United he was withdrawn halfway via the second half, when Van de Beek moved to that position for the ultimate quarter.
“He’s acquired very excessive footballing intelligence and tactically he’s gone via the Ajax system. Dutch soccer is tactical, he is aware of soccer, he is acquired his head screwed on,” Solskjaer stated of his solely new signing to date on this window.
“He’s a unique sort of left-sided participant in comparison with Dan James and Marcus Rashford however coming inside and discovering good pockets why not, he can play a great deal of completely different positions, which generally is a power for a participant.
“I bear in mind myself generally, right-wing, left-wing centre ahead, No. 10, Donny is one the coach will at all times look to have in a squad.”
Each of Van de Beek’s two United begins to date have come within the Carabao Cup and whereas he’s having to be affected person for a primary Premier League begin, Solskjaer has instructed the £35million man he can be an everyday a part of his plans this season.
“We all know what number of video games we’re going to play and he’s going to be very important,” Solskjaer stated. “He’s proved in each sport he’s been part of that he’s acquired top quality, he’s such a intelligent mover, he performs the sport merely however successfully, with top quality. He’s knocking on the door.”