Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Greenwood Mason’s completing helps him to remember previous Manchester United forward Robin van Persie.
Greenwood scored his third senior goal in Thursday’s 3-0 Europa League win against Partizan Belgrade. This fixed their entry into the knockout stages.
Solskjaer trusts Greenwood “is on the up once more” subsequent to getting through certain mistakes in his blossoming vocation at Old Trafford. As he applauded the forward’s levelheadedness before goals.
When proposed that Greenwood’s capacity before goal was like Van Persie, Solskjaer answered: “Certainly.
“He is extremely made with his wrapping up. It is normal for him.
“Right foot, left foot despite everything I don’t think he realizes which is his best one which is very hard for safeguards to protect against.
“Yet, the beneficial thing is he can do it at Old Trafford before a full group. He doesn’t get flustered by the event so he is as yet made.
“[Whether] that is a game with his mates in the recreation center or a cup last he will complete the equivalent. Or on the other hand in the Premier League ideally!
Greenwood, who marked another four-year contract at Old Trafford a month ago, has scored three objectives in his last four beginnings for United and Solskjaer is persuaded the 18-year-old is bound for a “generally excellent vocation”.
Solskjaer says Greenwood is as yet learning the requests of the men’s senior game.
Yet the Norwegian is unflinching in his assurance to trust in youth, with various individual club graduates making their presentation into the main group set-up.
“You generally get evaluated on results now however the DNA of this club and my way of thinking is to give youthful players with the correct frame of mind an opportunity,” Solskjaer, whose side host Brighton on Sunday.
“In the event that that takes two or three years for [Greenwood] to truly come through it is justified, despite all the trouble for us. I am overseeing for Manchester United, not for myself. I am dealing with the most ideal way I figure we can get the best out of Mason.”
Solskjaer concedes the Premier-League trophy is “distant” in the wake of losing four of their opening 11 association games. However, accepts his squad will find consistency as they focus on arrival to Champions League capability.
“Now and again you do get that with a youthful group that we have”. Solskjaer said about the club’s battles to string a run of results together.
“We have experienced wounds which has made it considerably more youthful. We are as yet not steady enough from game to game or inside the games yet that will come.
“It continues improving and I think when we get past this we will have taken in a ton.”