Edinson Cavani is merely a mentor for Manchester United’s younger entrance line and never the long-term answer to the membership’s assault.
The Uruguay worldwide impressed United to an outstanding comeback victory over Southampton on Sunday afternoon, with two targets and an help after coming off the bench at half-time.
The 33-year-old’s positional consciousness and runs within the field added a deadly efficiency to United’s entrance line – one thing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has craved all through his two-year reign – and Wes Brown defined it will solely assist Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial and Mason Greenwood.
“Martial remains to be a younger lad and Cavani’s are available in to assist – he’s not long run answer to Man United,” the previous United defender advised talkSPORT.com.
“We all know he’s a prime class participant however he’s come into the squad, not began many video games and are available on as an alternative right here and there.
“On the weekend, he produced the products with him getting the 2 targets, and it simply reveals the type of character he’s.
“If one thing’s not taking place proper he’ll come on and try to make it proper. We all know the capabilities he has and it’ll solely assist Martial, Rashford and Greenwood get higher.
“He does possess the positioning of a striker that the opposite three haven’t obtained to but the place’s he’s all the time within the field making the appropriate runs.”
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Brown additionally mentioned United might have to be on the hunt for a youthful no.9 in the summertime, insisting Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants to keep up a superb normal of competitors in his squad.
When requested if one other striker is required, he mentioned: “Ultimately, sure, however in the intervening time he’s doing the job.
“We’ve got three younger strikers and the expertise he reveals, generally in the event you’re scoring targets it doesn’t matter how previous you might be.
“If he can hold that going he’ll begin extra video games.
“Each season you all the time want new individuals in your squad to try to enhance it. You want competitors and the extra competitors, the extra they work and combat more durable.”
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