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Facundo Pellistri names four Manchester United players as role models

Facundo Pellistri named Marcus Rashford, Paul Pogba, Juan Mata and Edinson Cavani as four players he is enjoying training with at Manchester United.

The 18-year-old arrived at United from Uruguayan side Penarol and has gone through an adaptation period at Old Trafford since the move, worth an initial £9million.

And although Pellistri, a talented young winger who has impressed for United’s Under-23s, is still awaiting his senior debut he is enjoying training with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first team on a regular basis.

In an interview with MUTV he named the first team quartet — which predictably included fellow countryman Cavani — as four players he is learning from.

“I’m settled here,” said Pellistri. “Thanks to my team-mates and obviously my family from Uruguay, I am now feeling at home in this country, which is all new to me. Read from source….