Mason Greenwood makes a most unlikely alternative when requested for his hardest opponent as Man United star picks Fulham’s JOE BRYAN after two ‘tough’ duels in final season’s Premier League
- Mason Greenwood was requested to call his hardest opponent in fan Q&A
- Manchester United ahead raised just a few eyebrows by selecting Joe Bryan
- 19-year-old got here up in opposition to Fulham left-back Bryan in two video games final season
- Bryan scored at Outdated Trafford as Fulham earned an unlikely level in Might
- Greenwood described him as a ‘good defender’ and my ‘hardest problem’
Manchester United star Mason Greenwood has revealed the hardest opponent he is confronted thus far in his profession – and it is not anyplace near what you have been anticipating.
The 19-year-old ahead has come up in opposition to the likes of Paris Saint-Germain, RB Leipzig, AC Milan and Sevilla in his fledgling profession – to not point out the Premier League heavyweights.
That is seen Greenwood pit his talent and tempo in opposition to a number of the greatest defenders in world soccer.
Mason Greenwood struggles to get the higher of Joe Bryan throughout Manchester United’s Premier League assembly with Fulham at Craven Cottage again in January
The teenage United ahead has named Bryan as his hardest opponent in a fan Q&A session
However when requested in a Q&A session with followers which opponent has brought about him essentially the most frustration, Greenwood actually raised just a few eyebrows.
‘I’ve most likely obtained to say, it could be a shocking one, however are you aware [Joe] Bryan, the one for Fulham,’ he mentioned in response to the query from Philip L in Norway on the membership’s official web site.
‘He allowed me no area, no time on the ball, once we performed them house and away. It was one in all my most tough video games for us.
‘He is one you most likely would not assume I would say his title however he was getting tight to me and never giving me a lot area.
‘He was a great defender and he was most likely my hardest problem.’
Greenwood has already come up in opposition to a few of Europe’s main gamers throughout his United profession however selected the Fulham man as his largest problem
Bryan celebrates scoring Fulham’s equalising purpose of their draw at Outdated Trafford again in Might
Greenwood got here into direct competitors with Fulham left-back Bryan, 27, when United edged a 2-1 win at Craven Cottage on January 20 this yr.
United really fell behind in opposition to a Fulham facet occupying a relegation place when Ademola Lookman scored after 5 minutes.
However they rallied, equalising via Edinson Cavani earlier than Paul Pogba curled house the winner with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s facet main the Premier League at that time.
And Greenwood had one other tussle with Bryan when Fulham drew 1-1 at Outdated Trafford within the reverse fixture on Might 18.
Greenwood is denied by Fulham goalkeeper Alphonse Areola in the course of the draw at Outdated Trafford
Cavani handed United the lead with a surprising 40-yard lob of Alphonse Areola but it surely was Bryan who equalised 14 minutes from time to earn Fulham some extent.
They will not come up in opposition to as soon as one other within the season forward with Fulham relegated again to the Championship.
Greenwood has made a powerful begin to his Outdated Trafford profession, scoring 29 objectives in 105 appearances since making his aggressive debut in opposition to PSG on the age of simply 17 years and 156 days in March 2019.