Manchester United youngster Amad Diallo will make his debut for the club in the U23 team against Liverpool today.
Diallo’s move to Old Trafford was announced in the summer and officially completed his switch at the start of January.
The 18-year-old arrives with a reputation as one of the world’s most exciting teenagers and United fans have been desperate to see him in action.
Diallo has trained with the first-team squad following his move from Atalanta but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed his would make his debut for the club in Neil Wood’s development side against Liverpool.
He said: “Amad will play in the game against Liverpool in the Under-23s. He’s been training really well and settling in. He’s ready to get some game-time and match exposure. I’m looking forward to seeing him. [Liverpool?] There you go. Welcome to English football!”
United will be without Facundo Pellistri who is on the verge of sealing a loan move to Deportivo Alaves.
Kick off is at 1pm.
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