Manchester United’s Eric Bailly thrilled with Old Trafford debut

by Tanveer Arayan


Eric Bailly was thrilled with his Old Trafford debut as Manchester United came up against Everton in Wayne Rooney‘s testimonial on Wednesday night.

The Ivorian defender was Jose Mourinho’s first summer signing in a big move from La Liga side Villareal and has also been joined by Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Henrikh Mkhitaryan.

He has continuously put in brilliant performances since his debut and has won over Man United fans as he looks to make his mark in England.

Bailly came on in the second-half after Mourinho changed his side around took to social media after the game to share his delight.


You can’t gather much from pre-season matches, but it’s clear Bailly possess a raw talent and could become a huge figure at Old Trafford with time.

He has made a massive step in his career after joining Man United as a relatively unknown talent and will have to prove himself on the main stage in the Premier League this season.

He looks like he has sensible head on his shoulders and will be hoping to show fans he was worth the investment at Man United and adapt to life in England as soon as possible.

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