Mourinho likes Tottenham ‘diamond’ for Man Utd star

Spurs star Jose Mourinho recommended Dane Scarlett after demonstrating it at their 4-0 victory over Wolfsberger within the Europa League on Wednesday.

Tottenham cruised to an 8-1 mixture victory over the Austrian side, with Dele Alli scoring a beautiful overhead kick and Carlos Vinicius netting a brace both side of Gareth Bale’s very good finish.

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Mourinho praised Alli’s performance after the match but in addition selected Scarlett, who assisted ‘Vinicius’ second of the night time, likening him to Marcus Rashford.

At 16 years and 337 days, Scarlett grew to become the primary 16-year-old to assist the Europa League goal since Kylian Mbappe, in December 2015 against Tottenham.

“He is a diamond, a child with unbelievable potential,” Mourinho said.

“He has labored many instances with the primary team and that offers him a distinct persona.

“He’s nonetheless 16, 17 soon and I believe subsequent season he might be a primary team squad player as a result of he has loads of talent.

“He will be a great player and I hope all the pieces round him goes well.

“He is an attacker, quantity 9, I have been enjoying from related sides to Marcus Rashford and very intelligent.”


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