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Amad Diallo is close to Manchester United matchday squad

Tue 19 January 2021 | 16:17

Diallo joined the club last week from Atalanta in the summer transfer window and he has already created a positive impact.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

predicted that there is not much time left for

Amad Diallo

to play for

Manchester United

after being impressed in the first week of training.

Diallo joined Manchester United on the final day of the summer transfer window from


, but he had to wait to finalize his agreement until last week.

Since Solskjaer does not want to pressure the teenager, he has been impressed with the latest addition to his squad and has tipped him to son be involved on a matchday.

When Solskjaer was asked about how he settled in, he said:

"Very good. He can handle the ball, he has enjoyed training and makes a difference in training, which is quite remarkable at his age.

"There will need to be some adjustment to settle into the hustle and bustle of the physical part of the

Premier League

, but I can't see it being too long until he's in the squad."

United will face


in the Premier League on Wednesday night while the teenager won't be in the squad, it will take less than a month for United fans to take a look at the new player.

"It might be quicker than that (four to five weeks)," 

Solskjaer explained.

"He has definitely settled down well, the players have taken to him and he is a very good character, very polite, smiley boy, who works really hard.

"He's doing his sessions, getting used to us. Of course, there's always a period of adjustment needed, but he's settling in well."









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