Manchester United player, Fred, claims that Alex Telles would bring added value to the squad following his transfer from FC Porto in early October.
Telles made his debut in the exciting United’s Champions League victory against Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday night, and Solskjaer praised his ability to make impressive crosses particularly in corners and free-kicks.
In addition, Fred also touched on the signing of Edinson Cavani from PSG and the Brazilian praised Cavani for his exceptional way of adapting to the team and his techniques during training sessions.
“He’s a superb centre-forward,” Fred continued. “He plays for Uruguay, and he has scored a lot of goals for Paris Saint-Germain. I’m sure he’ll bring a lot of passion for the team. Watching him play, you see he’s constantly battling, always looking to score. I’m sure that he’ll bring a lot to our group, our squad.
“I’m really rooting for this, that we can grow with his arrival, together with Telles and Facundo [Pellistri]. Our group will develop a lot. It’s going to be great, we hope he can help us score a lot of goals, help us fight. He’s a very experienced player so his arrival is great news for our team.
“Of course, Cavani is older, more experienced [than our other strikers], so I’m sure Marcus [Rashford], Mason [Greenwood] and Anthony [Martial] will learn from him in that position – as they do from Odion Ighalo, too. The players there will learn as he’s a bit more experienced. I watch the more experienced players in my position and I look to see what they’re doing, right or wrong, to learn from them.
“I’m sure they [our forwards] will learn from Cavani as well, in the same way they have learnt from Odion and other centre-forwards. He’s come to help, to add to the team, and I’m certain he’ll contribute a lot.”