MASON GREENWOOD had a shock reply when he was requested to call his hardest opponent to date.
Greenwood stunned followers when he named the hardest opponent he is confrontedCredit score: Getty
Greenwood’s hardest battle got here towards Fulham’s Joe BryanCredit score: Kevin Quigley-The Each day Mail
However none of them have given the 19-year-old a more durable time that Fulham defender Joe Bryan.
They got here up towards one another twice final season.
The teenager stated: “I’ve most likely received to say, it could be a stunning one, however are you aware [Joe] Bryan, the one for Fulham?
“He allowed me no area, no time on the ball, after we performed them dwelling and away. It was one among my most troublesome video games for us.
“He’s one you most likely wouldn’t suppose I’d say his title, however he was getting tight to me and never giving me a lot area.
“He was a superb defender and he was most likely my hardest problem.”
Regardless of solely making his United debut in 2019, when he turned the membership’s youngest ever scorer of their UEFA Europa League match towards Astana, Greenwood’s grow to be a daily starter for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer‘s facet.
The England starlet made 56 begins for the Pink Devils final season in all competitions, scoring 12 instances and offering 5 assists, so he is aware of all about going through the world’s greatest defenders.
Though Bryan is a left-back, most Prem fans will know his for scoring a 40-yard screamer towards Brentford that propelled Fulham into the top-tier in 2020.
However his defensive prowess wasn’t sufficient to maintain Scott Parker’s team in the top flight and they were relegated last season.
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