Robin van Persie hails Marcus Rashford as Manchester United’s ‘special player’
Robin van Persie has hailed Marcus Rashford as a ‘special player’ and says the striker has a positive future ahead of him at Manchester United.
The 18-year-old made his surprise debut under Louis van Gaal in February, scoring doubles in both his Premier League and Europa League debuts.
Under Jose Mourinho this season, Rashford has looked one of the standout stars in attack and has scored four goals in eight appearances.
And Van Persie, whose 26 goals fired United to the Premier League title in Sir Alex Ferguson’s final season in charge, admits he’s been impressed with Rashford’s rise.
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