The 17-year-old forward was given the nod to start the game in Perth and he didn’t disappoint, as he banged in the opening goal after just seven minutes:
In the end, United went on to hammer their Yorkshire rivals 4-0, with additional goals from Marcus Rashford, Phil Jones and Anthony Martial but Greenwood was the star of the show in his manager’s eyes.
United have several more friendlies in their pre-season tour, but it seems the Red Devils boss already has his eyes on his side’s Premier League opener against Chelsea on August 11:
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