Marcus Rashford (born 31 October 1997) is an English professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Manchester United and the England national team.
A Manchester United player from the age of seven, he scored two goals on both his first-team debut against Midtjylland in the UEFA Europa League in February 2016 and his Premier League debut against Arsenal three days later.
He also scored in his first Manchester derby match, his first EFL Cup match and his first UEFA Champions League match. With United, Rashford has so far won the FA Cup, EFL Cup, FA Community Shield and UEFA Europa League.
straight to your inbox every day for freeMarcus Rashford is expecting Shola Shoretire to make his mark at Manchester United, given time.
The 17-year-old came on as a substitute in United's 3-1 win over Newcastle — his hometown team — as he replaced Rashford in the 89th minute at Old Trafford.
It follows a number of stellar displays from Shoretire for United's Under-23s in the past few months. And Rashford, a fellow graduate from the United academy who came through under Louis van Gaal, cannot wait to see more of Shoretire. “He’s even younger than I was," joked Rashford in an interview with MUTV. "It’s a top moment, when a young player makes his debut they kick on from that and hopefully we see the same from him."He’s got a lot of quality,.Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk