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‘New Van Persie’: Loads of excited fans compare Greenwood to Man Utd legend

There’s no ceiling to just how good Mason Greenwood can be.

The 17-year-old proved to be the match-winner for the Reds who thoroughly deserved their 1-0 victory over Inter Milan at the Singapore National Stadium.

In front of a sea of Red fans in Singapore, United dominated but could not break down Antonio Conte’s side’s stubborn defence before Greenwood stepped up.

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The youngster picked up a loose ball in the box, showed great composure to switch the ball to his left foot before a firing an unstoppable shot past Inter Milan goalkeeper Samir Handanovic.

Greenwood’s recent performances are getting some fans very excited for what the future has to offer.

Remarkably, Greenwood is showing such talent at just 17; manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has a player with endless potential on his hands.

Check out excited fans react to Greenwood’s effort below, with some even comparing the young forward to title number 20 winning hero Robin Van Persie:

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