Brighton & Hove Albion supervisor Graham Potter has praised Manchester United midfielder Christian Eriksen forward of their opening Premier League conflict on Sunday, August 7, at Outdated Trafford.
The 30-year-old joined the Purple Devils this summer time on a free switch after the expiration of his contract with Brentford.
He has good Premier League expertise, enjoying for Tottenham Hotspur for seven years. Eriksen registered 51 objectives and 67 assists in 226 league video games for Spurs.
Eriksen then moved to Inter Milan in 2020. Nonetheless, he suffered a cardiac subject at Euro 2020m and his contract with Inter was terminated as a result of Serie A guidelines relating to defibrillators. The Denmark worldwide then joined Brentford in January final season, registering a objective and 4 assists in 11 video games.
He’ll now ply his commerce for Manchester United, and Brighton boss Potter was all reward for him. Potter mentioned (through Tribal Soccer):
“He is a prime participant; you possibly can see the affect he had on Brentford when he got here. The standard is plain. Clearly, he is had his points which we’re delighted that he is come by means of, and it is nice to see him again enjoying as a result of issues weren’t trying so optimistic at one level – in order that’s sensible.”
“From a soccer perspective, he is a fantastic participant to have within the Premier League, and I am certain he’ll do nicely for Manchester United. Hopefully we will delay that good begin for per week or so! However he is a prime participant.”
Eriksen will hope to assist the Purple Devils kick off their new marketing campaign with a win as they hope to return to the UEFA Champions League.
“They’re match sufficient to begin” – Manchester United supervisor Erik ten Hag on Christian Eriksen and Lisandro Martinez
New United supervisor Erik ten Hag has mentioned that the 2 new signings, Christian Eriksen and Lisandro Martinez, are match for the staff’s conflict towards Brighton & Hove Albion on Sunday. Nonetheless, Anthony Martial is out of the sport as a result of a hamstring damage.
Ten Hag mentioned:
“We’d like competitors within the squad, but additionally we’re going into a protracted season with lots of video games. We’d like lots of good gamers. They’re match sufficient to begin.”
When requested about Martial, the Dutchman mentioned:
“Sure. It’s at all times tough to say with accidents (how lengthy he can be out for). I hope it’s not for too lengthy.”
The 26-year-old Frenchman scored three objectives in 5 pre-season video games. United followers will hope to have him again quickly.
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