Manchester United target Matthijs de Ligt calls Marcus Rashford the toughest striker he has ever seen
- Matthijs de Ligt has named Marcus Rashford the toughest striker he has seen
- The defender met Rashford during the 2017 Europa League final
- De Ligt mentioned Rashford during a recent chat with Frenkie de Jong on Ajax TV
- Real Madrid has now also entered the race to draw the central defender
Goalkeeper Matthijs de Ligt of Manchester United has named Marcus Rashford as the toughest striker he has encountered in his career so far.
The much needed defender is heavily chased by United, who is desperately looking for a new line of defense around him.
And now the Red Devils can indulge in a recent confession of the Dutchman, after admitting that he is Rashford among the best in Europe.
Manchester United target Matthijs de Ligt recently participated in a Q&A for Ajax TV
De Ligt called Marcus Rashford the toughest striker he hit
He recently spoke in a segment for Ajax TV and produced on the social media channels of the club. De Ligt participated in a Q&A style interview with teammate Frenkie de Jong.
When the item with the toughest opponent appeared, De Ligt could be seen while he thought for a moment.
After careful consideration, the 19-year-old brought his reaction with a smile.
& # 39; That must be Rashford, from Manchester United, & # 39; De Ligt replied.
De Ligt fought with Rashford during the Europa League final 2017 when United won in Sweden
& # 39; Great player, fast technical skills. & # 39;
The duo faced each other during the Europa League final 2017, in which United stepped up the trophy after a 2-0 victory.
United are still hopeful to sign De Ligt this summer and got a boost after the player reportedly asked Barcelona for more and a fixed guarantee for playing time.
However, Spanish giants Real Madrid have also entered the race after having learned that club captain Sergio Ramos would like to leave this summer.
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