04/30/2021 at 8:03 PM CEST
The Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, acknowledged that he wants the Uruguayan attacker to continue in the team next season after the win against AS Roma: “He knows I’d love to have him here. He’s making up for lost time and I’m delighted with him. Hopefully we’ll see him here one more year.”.
The Norwegian, whose team left the Europa League tie for sentencing, assured that he is doing everything possible from his position so that the former PSG signs the optional year of his contract: “I’m doing my best. I promised him Old Trafford is a different place with the fans.”.
The ex of Palermo, Naples or PSG completed a stellar display in the last engagement of the red devils. Solskjaer’s men thrashed AS Roma (6-2) and the Uruguayan was decisive with two goals and three assists. The Italian team managed to turn the starting point of Bruno Fernandes at the edge of the break, but the British were a steamroller in the second half.
The forward, according to the BBC, he would be willing to activate his optional year and continue under the command of the Norwegian technician. The British team, for its part, would also be willing for the Uruguayan stay until June 30, 2022.
Cavani, excited about his time at Old Trafford
The player himself, in his presentation, assured that playing with the red devils is a dream come true: “Manchester United are one of the best clubs in the world, so it is a real honor to be here.” “I have worked really hard in my spare time and I am looking forward to competing and representing this incredible club.”, he pointed.
The Uruguayan, 34 years old, who arrived last October from PSG, He has only started half of the Premier League games this season. International with Uruguay up to 118 times, Cavani has participated in 33 games this season under the Norwegian coach and has scored 12 goals.