The 18-year-old winger has been dazzling his coaches and scouts from all over the continent with his displays for the Red Devils’ junior sides and caught the eye of an onlooking Jose Mourinho after a mesmeric performance against Spurs back in January – whilst wearing the club’s iconic No.7 shirt.
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Chong is hard to miss with his wild, curly hair, but there was absolutely no missing him that day, but it appears to simply be par for the course for the exciting talent.
Chong joined the club back in April 2016 having been tempted away from Dutch side Feyenoord.
Since his move, the midfielder has clearly adapted to life in England and this season’s impressive outings will only improve his confidence ahead of next season:
With the likes of Jesse Lingard and Scott McTominay breaking into United’s team under Jose Mourinho, could Chong be the next academy graduate to make the grade?
What do you think?