Manchester United secret weapon Mengi Rooney gets a three-month special tutoring session on loan Derby.
Manchester United (hereinafter referred to as Manchester United) has entrusted Wayne Rooney with Teden Mengi, a promising defensive player classified as a future resource. He will be on the first team stage for about three months.
Manchester United announced on its official website on the 1st (local time) that 19-year-old defender Mengi had left for Derby County in the Championship (second division). The period is until the end of the 2020/2021 season 토토사이트
The Derby is a team led by Rooney, Manchester United’s legend. Rooney, who played as a playing coach in the Derby, took the helm following his predecessor, who was sacked due to poor performance.
Under Rooney’s leadership, Derby has recently won three consecutive games and is distancing themselves from the relegation zone, with seven wins, seven draws, and 12 losses and 28 points until the 26th round. The difference in points from the relegation zone is 28 points, and a rebound is urgently needed for the rest of the season.
Mengi said Rooney himself stepped up to recruit his loan. “Looney called me and introduced me to Derby and told me what I expected,” he said.
This is the best opportunity for Mengi, who rarely gets a chance to play in the first-team match at Manchester United. “I’m so excited to join Derby,” he said. “I’m happy to have an adult stage experience with the best teams in the championship.
Mengi was born in Manchester in 2002 and is a central defender who has distinguished himself in the youth teams of Manchester United by age. It has a good physique of 183cm and 74kg. He played as the captain of the under-18 team, and has been a member of the under-23 team. He also played for England’s youth national team.
Since last season, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been training after joining the first-team training has been under the impression of coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. In particular, he was named in the first-team squad as a reserve resource at the time of the defender’s injury, and made his first adult stage debut last season, replacing LASK in the second leg of the UEFA Europa League round of 16. Coach Solskjaer once praised Mengi, saying, “He is a great central defender and a player who can play a leader on the ground. He is not only strong, fast, but also has excellent ability to show with the ball.”
“We’ve hired a young player with fantastic talent,” said Rooney, who hired Mengi. Manchester United also wished Mengi a return to the adult stage with a valuable experience through his lease at the Derby. “I look forward to seeing Mingi develop through his life in Derby,” Manchester United said.