MANCHESTER UNITED are set handy Mason Greenwood a brand new long-term contract subsequent 12 months, based on reviews.
Switch knowledgeable Fabrizio Romano has claimed that the Crimson Devils are eager to tie down the 19-year-old striker to a five-year deal.
Manchester United are eager to safe Mason Greenwood’s long-term futureCredit score: Getty Photos – Getty
The England star solely agreed new phrases again in October 2019 however such has been his spectacular rise that United are stated to be out to reward him.
Greenwood has been a first-team common for the reason that flip of the 12 months, and even equaled an Old Trafford record set by George Best and Wayne Rooney.
He additionally grew to become the primary participant to attain ten Premier League targets in a season as a youngster since Romelu Lukaku in 2012/13.
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But a combination of accidents and poor type has seen Greenwood decelerate barely this time period.
The Crimson Devils academy graduate has bagged within the Prem simply as soon as in 9 Prem appearances in the win at West Ham.
Boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer even admitted this week that Greenwood hasn’t been hitting the anticipated ranges up to now.
He stated: “Positively the idea has grown, as a result of we all know we have got gamers – Marcus [Rashford], Anthony [Martial], Mason [Greenwood] – they’ve probably not been on hearth this season and after we get them scoring extra targets, I am certain we’ll look extra of a menace.
However Greenwood’s new deal is a mark of how extremely he’s nonetheless rated at United – with Andy Cole backing him to become the best striker in the world.
He advised The Target Men Podcast: “I imagine Mason Greenwood has all of the attributes and all the potential to go on to grow to be one of many world’s finest strikers inside the subsequent 5 years.
“I feel if Mason continues to work arduous and retains his head down, he’ll obtain no matter he needs to attain in soccer.
“I’m very excited to see him in a Manchester United shirt for years to come back.”