“Rashford, Martial And Greenwood As Good As City And Liverpool Strikers” – Neville Hails Partnership
Former United player believes the likes of Rashford, Martial and Greenwood at Old Trafford is up there with the very best in the EPL, MySportDab reports.
Manchester United front three of Rashford, Martial and Greenwood is as good as any attacking unit in the Premier League, says Phil Neville.
Over the last three years, the bar has been set high when it comes to fearsome strikers in England by the squad at Liverpool.
Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino have been integral to the recent success enjoyed at Anfield.
Pep Guardiola has also been working with the best strikers in football with the likes of Aguero, Gabriel Jesus and Raheem Sterling.
Manchester United are now piecing together a devastating attacking trident of their own which has been on a good run.
Academy stars such as Rashford and Greenwood continue to unlock exciting potential in their game.
While France international Martial is proving to be a reliable option as a No 9 for the Old Trafford side.
Rashford and Martial were back among those goals in Manchester United recent game as they beat past Palace 2-0.
Neville believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer now possesses one of the most deadliest frontmen in English football.
The Former United Star Told Match of the Day:
“I looked at it at the start of the lockdown and thought ‘what areas do United need to invest in to close the gap to Man City and Liverpool?
Straightaway I thought of the centre-forward position, but them two Martial and Rashford are now causing Ole that bit of a problem.
“They’re the best three with Greenwood in the league, up there with the Liverpool front three and the City front three.
I think they have the ability to interchange positions and link with each other. I don’t see any better.”
The efforts of United’s forwards have helped to keep them in the hunt for a top four finish this season.
While a 19 game unbeaten run across all competitions also has Manchester United in the hunt for FA Cup and Europa glory.