DONNY VAN DE BEEK confirmed Manchester United what they’re lacking as he netted for Holland of their 1-1 draw with Spain.
The midfield ace scored his second worldwide purpose in as many video games to remind Red Devils boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer he’s value greater than only a place on the bench.
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Man Utd misfit Donny van de Beek scoring as Holland drew 1-1 with SpainCredit score: AP:Related Press
Returning to Ajax’s Johan Cruyff Area following his £40million summer time change, Van de Beek netted within the forty seventh minute to wipe out an 18th minute opener from Sergio Canales.
The sport was sadly overshadowed by an early hamstring injury to Manchester City defender Nathan Ake.
Valencia’s Jose Gaya and Atalanta’s Hans Hateboer also had a sickening clash of heads in the course of the sport in Amsterdam.
However it was Van de Beek who stole the present as he operated in his favoured No10 place, pulling strings whereas main the press in opposition to Spain’s possession-hungry XI.
And the strain will now be on Solskjaer to offer him extra begins after a quiet starting on the Theatre of Desires.
Van de Beek has made ten appearances in all competitions for his new facet, scoring simply as soon as.
However solely 5 of these have come within the Premier League.
And he’s but to start out a single sport in England’s prime flight, clocking up simply 75 minutes of motion.
Van de Beek has spent most of his time at new membership Man Utd warming the benchCredit score: Sky Sports activities
Purple Devils followers have been crying out for Van de Beek to get given a go, with Paul Pogba persevering with to misfire and even talisman Bruno Fernandes trying off-form in current weeks.
One man who believes Van de Beek should hold his chin up is worldwide boss Frank de Boer.
Talking earlier than the Spain sport, he urged Van de Beek to be affected person and informed the playmaker he’ll get his repair of video games sooner or later this time period.
De Boer stated: “I can’t hug him proper now after all. I attempt to give him as a lot confidence as doable, which I confirmed by beginning him in opposition to Italy.
Van de Beek will hoping to make his first Premier League begin after one more worldwide purposeCredit score: AP:Related Press
Sergio Canales scored for Spain within the pleasant draw at Ajax’s Johan Cruyff AreaCredit score: AP:Related Press
“I feel he did nicely within the video games he performed, I noticed him a number of instances at United.
“He’s doing nicely, however they’ve an excellent midfield with Fernandes, Pogba, Fred, Scott McTominay and Nemanja Matic.
“It’s troublesome, however I’m positive he’ll play his minutes. I can perceive he needs to characteristic extra steadily, however then again, it’s at all times regular that it’s a must to adapt if you go to a brand new league.
“Let’s hope he’ll get his taking part in time. I’m pleased that he’s well-rested. We are able to use him right here.”