Manchester United teenager Anthony Elanga could possibly be referred to as as much as his nationwide aspect.
The 19 yr outdated is on crimson sizzling kind and his performances of late have been admirable.
He scored the all-important equaliser towards Atletico Madrid within the Champions League to place United within the driver’s seat earlier than the second leg.
Ever since his admission into the first-team at United, the Swedish nationwide supervisor Janne Andersson has been impressed with Elanga’s total recreation.
He may get his first nationwide call-up subsequent month forward of their World Cup qualifier towards Czech Republic.
The FA reportedly tried to tempt Elanga to play for one among England’s youth groups a number of years in the past, however the ahead politely declined their request.
The 19 yr outdated is having fun with patch in Ralf Rangnick’s aspect and appears prone to preserve his place in the interim.
In an interview with the membership, Elanga acknowledged: “After we bought right here [before the Atletico game] we had a stroll on the pitch for a bit. I simply took all of it in and thought, ‘Am I actually right here?’
“However I didn’t let the event get to me.”
“I knew I needed to be skilled and targeted and once I bought on I simply wished to make an influence.”
United see him as a vivid prospect and are mentioned to be advising him on his affairs off the pitch.
Elanga is represented by the ICM Stellar Sports activities group, which manages Gareth Bale, Jack Grealish and Luke Shaw.
The membership might be hoping that he can preserve his head down and proceed working exhausting to fulfil his potential.