DONNY VAN DE BEEK denied he’s sad at Manchester United over a scarcity of enjoying time.
And the £39million summer season signing added he’ll gladly play wherever throughout the Purple Devils midfield.
Donny van de Beek insists he’s having fun with life at Manchester United regardless of his lack of constant sport timeCredit score: Getty Pictures – Getty
Van de Beek, 23, has struggled for minutes beneath Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, solely incomes his first Premier League begin in Sunday’s comeback win at Southampton.
He’s battling with Bruno Fernandes, Paul Pogba, Scott McTominay, Fred and Nemanja Matic as the opposite central midfielders hoping to get the nod from the supervisor.
The ex-Ajax man stated: “Oh no, I simply work laborious each day and I do know that I can provide the crew one thing additional and assist so much. I used to be simply affected person.’
“I feel they perceive it already as a result of they’re world-class gamers, so there is no distinction (in comparison with Ajax).
“I play with new team-mates and you have to perceive one another. We perceive one another. I can play that form of model with them.
“Additionally in Ajax earlier than, I performed in a variety of totally different positions. I performed No8, No10 and even No6 so I’m used to it and enjoying a variety of totally different positions.”
Sarcastically after six substitute appearances within the league, Van de Beek’s full debut was nearly reduce brief by an ankle harm simply quarter-hour into the sport at St Mary’s.
A problem by James Ward-Prowse left the Dutchman with a massive swollen ankle – however he stayed on for your complete match to hitch within the celebrations for Edinson Cavani’s winner.
And after the sport, Fernandes was quick to praise his new team-mate, declaring they will gel properly collectively.
The Portuguese star stated: “Donny has a variety of high quality. We all know we will play collectively and likewise with different gamers we now have.
“Everybody has high quality to play and we all know one another. We are able to play with three right now then swap and play the following sport with one other three or one other 4.
“It does not matter as a result of all of them have high quality and we will all be collectively on the pitch, everybody could make a distinction.
“Donny right now performed a extremely good sport however Fred and Nemanja had been actually necessary to us.”
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Van de Beek performed the complete match at Southampton and was proper on the thick of the celebrations for Edinson Cavani’s winnerCredit score: Getty Pictures – Getty