'Better than Mata': Man United fans react to 18-year-old's excellent display vs Leeds

'Better than Mata': Man United fans react to 18-year-old's excellent display vs Leeds
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Manchester United have always had an abundance of talent on their books, but perhaps now, it is as good as it has ever been.

From Marcus Rashford to Mason Greenwood, to Axel Tuanzebe and Tahith Chong, the young Red Devils have it all. One name that often gets overlooked is Angel Gomes, but boy this lad can play.

He has been used sparingly since making his debut a couple years ago now, but the talent Gomes has is up there with the best. Against Leeds United today, he shown that to the footballing world.

He was by far and away the best presser of the ball, he’s quick, has two great feet and a keen eye for a pass. He just makes United tick ala Juan Mata.

As you can imagine, the fans were absolutely buzzing with the performance, and rightly so. It was an excellent display from the 18-year-old, with one bold fan claiming he’s already better than the aforementioned Mata…

I just hope that Solskjaer sticks with these young lads. They play with more passion, intensity and courage than the majority of the first-team squad and that definitely deserves to be rewarded with regular minutes…

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