Manchester United teen Anthony Elanga reveals he has been taking recommendation from Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic… as he praises Erik ten Hag as a ‘welcome addition’ to the membership
- Anthony Elanga has made 25 appearances for Manchester United this season
- The Swedish teen mentioned he had ‘learnt so much’ regardless of United’s poor marketing campaign
- Elanga has been receiving steerage from the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo
- The 20-year-old is relishing working below new United boss Erik ten Hag
Manchester United winger Anthony Elanga has revealed he has been receiving recommendation from stars comparable to Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic in his breakthrough season at Previous Trafford.
The Swedish teen has made 25 appearances for United throughout what has been a dismal marketing campaign for the Pink Devils.
Elanga has scored three targets – together with within the Champions League knockout tie towards Atletico Madrid – and made two assists this season.
Anthony Elanga has often featured alongside Cristiano Ronaldo in Man United’s staff
The 20-year-old, a daily within the United staff since Ralf Rangnick took over as interim supervisor in November, mentioned ‘many gamers’, comparable to Ronaldo, his Swedish counterpart Ibrahimovic and Bruno Fernandes, had been guiding him throughout his profession up to now.
‘I grew up watching United as nicely, so the likes of Wayne Rooney and clearly Cristiano Ronaldo,’ he mentioned,’ Elanga instructed Sky Sports activities.
‘I converse to Cristiano so much in coaching and he is at all times giving me recommendation. I grew up watching him at Previous Trafford, so now to have the ability to play collectively is simply a tremendous feeling.
Elanga additionally revealed he had picked the brains of Swedish staff mate Zlatan Ibrahimovic
‘There are lots of different gamers who’ve helped me as nicely. The likes of Victor Lindelof, who I play with internationally.
‘Juan Mata and Bruno Fernandes too. I’ve additionally learnt so much from Zlatan Ibrahimovic from the nationwide staff. He is given me good recommendation. So I’ve bought quite a lot of expertise round me which may also help me attain the following stage.’
Elanga mentioned he had ‘learnt so much’ regardless of United’s tumultuous marketing campaign, with the membership having did not win a trophy and being set to overlook out on qualifying for the Champions League.
Elanga has been a daily within the United aspect since interim boss Ralf Rangnick took over
The Swedish starlet mentioned he was wanting ahead to working below new supervisor Erik ten Hag
United are getting ready to embark on a brand new period below Erik ten Hag, who was formally appointed supervisor final month.
The 52-year-old Ajax boss has a confirmed monitor file of bringing by youth, and Elanga mentioned he was relishing the prospect to work with the Dutchman.
‘His expertise in Europe, creating younger gamers like myself and we have got different younger gamers developing. He’ll deliver thrilling soccer to Previous Trafford,’ mentioned Elanga.
‘All of it begins from pre-season and the way we soak up his directions and ways. He’ll be a terrific addition to the membership and I am actually, actually excited to work with him.’