The young Englishman has been touted as the next Michael Carrick by some fans who are excited by his potential.
There’s no doubt the exciting midfielder will have his time in the first team but for now, it seems as though the plans are to loan him out.
Fred: "We have a lot of academy players with a lot of quality. Mason [Greenwood] has been playing, but the one that surprised me the most and whose style I like the most is James Garner." #mulive [@Sport_Witness]
— utdreport (@utdreport) May 19, 2020
Fred has been at Manchester United for long enough to get to know the academy players and so his opinion can be trusted.
It’s a little ironic the tenacious Brazilian is a fan of Garner given how they are direct competitors for the same position.
Of course, that isn’t the case right now but it wouldn’t be unthinkable to imagine a scenario where the youngster develops into a top midfielder and overtakes Fred in the pecking order.
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