Man Utd news: Luke Shaw aims to be first name on Jose Mourinho's team-sheet

Man Utd news: Luke Shaw aims to be first name on Jose Mourinho’s team-sheet

Luke Shaw is within the United States on Manchester United’s pre-season tour (Picture: Getty)

Luke Shaw is decided to show his doubters flawed and turn into the first name on Jose Mourinho’s team-sheet at Manchester United.

The 23-year-old has solely managed 22 Premier League appearances for United in two seasons and has entered into the ultimate yr of his contract at Old Trafford.

A double leg fracture in September 2015, whereas Shaw was in a wealthy vein of kind, considerably slowed the left-back’s growth and Ashley Young overtook him within the pecking order final time period.

Mourinho has been publicly essential of Shaw since his return from harm however the England defender believes he’s prepared to show his price as soon as once more.

Speaking throughout United’s pre-season tour of the United States, Shaw stated: ‘There are alternatives for all of the gamers, not simply me. I have a look at it like that. The subsequent 5 video games are about health.

‘I want to prove to the manager that I can be in his team. When everyone comes back, I still want to be the first name on the team-sheet. It’s time for me to present him I can be within the staff.’

Luke Shaw desires to be the first name on Jose Mourinho’s team-sheet (Picture: Getty)

Shaw is assured that Mourinho nonetheless has religion in him regardless of struggling underneath the Portuguese’s tenure.

‘It has been disappointing. I look back over the last few years and I’ve not had an enormous run within the staff,’ he added.

‘The year I broke my leg I felt strong – it was unfortunate. I know what I can do and that’s why I’m nonetheless right here.

‘I don’t assume I might nonetheless be concerned if the supervisor didn’t consider in me.’

Manchester United’s pre-season outcomes & fixtures

Club America (USA) – July 20
San Jose Earthquakes – July 22
AC Milan – July 26
Liverpool – July 28
Real Madrid – Aug 1
Bayern Munich (Munich) – Aug 5

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