Marcus Rashford can go away Manchester United in the summertime if he needs, interim supervisor Ralf Rangnick says.
The England man has been broadly reported to be contemplating his future on the membership and Rangnick was requested about it at yesterday’s pre-match press convention forward of right this moment’s Premier League conflict in opposition to Spurs.
‘I spoke with him yesterday and the day earlier than yesterday so I don’t know something about that,’ the supervisor mentioned.
‘He didn’t say something to me. He mentioned to me he was pleased and he needs to carry out on a excessive degree right here for the membership.
‘He didn’t point out a factor about not being pleased right here.’
When pressed on the difficulty, Rangnick added:
‘For me this isn’t a fear in any respect.
‘The concern is, or my concern, what I’m making an attempt to attain with him is what we did with, for instance, Anthony [Elanga], with Jadon [Sancho], with one or two different younger gamers that we had. It’s simply to enhance his efficiency and ensure he will get the most effective model of himself.
The reporter then referred to the shortage of sport time as being Rashford’s major concern.
‘I don’t assume that he had not sufficient sport time,’ the supervisor responded.
‘He’s had in these 13, 14 video games that I’ve been right here now, he performed extra video games from the beginning than he didn’t. So I don’t assume this is a matter.
‘And he by no means mentioned something about that once we spoke yesterday.
‘However once more, the window is closed proper now. Even in case, suppose he and his brokers or his household at one stage in the summertime take into consideration possibly going to a different membership, effectively then he can do this. However in the summertime.
‘Now, the window’s closed and it’s bought nothing to do with tomorrow’s sport or with the sport on Tuesday [against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League].’
If Rashford does determine to depart, one potential vacation spot is Atletico Madrid, in accordance with a brand new report.