- Daniel James has been saluted by former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs
- Giggs believes that the 22-year-old player is following the footsteps of Cristiano Ronaldo
- Cristiano Ronaldo and Giggs played together at Manchester United before the lather joined Real Madrid
- James has been impressive so far this season for Manchester United
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs has made it clear that youngster Daniel James is following the footsteps of Portugal international Cristiano Ronaldo.
Before joining Real Madrid from Manchester United, Cristiano Ronaldo succeeded at Old Trafford under former manager Sir Alex Ferguson.
Daniel James has been impressive for Manchester United this season under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Giggs believes he is on the right track.
And Ryan Giggs has appreciated his performances for Manchester United so far this season in all competitions.
“Dan takes a lot of knocks but gets up, gets on with it and demands the ball back.
“Ronaldo, especially earlier on in his career, took a lot of knocks and would still demand the ball. It shows huge bravery.
“Dan’s a fantastic character and great professional,'' Ryan Giggs explained according to the report on UK Sun.
Meanwhile, Manchester United are currently occupying 14th position on the Premier League standings with 13 points after 11 games played.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how former Crystal Palace chairman Simon Jordan made it clear that he does not believe that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer can operate at the required level that is expected from a Man United coach.
Last year when Ole Gunnar Solskjaer replaced Mourinho at Old Trafford, he started well, as he went some games unbeaten but United ended up without a trophy.
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