'Let’s say offensive midfielder' - United's £27m-rated star defines position in team

Manchester United star Juan Mata branded himself an “offensive midfielder” when explaining his position in Jose Mourinho’s team.

Mata came through Valencia’s youth system as a number 10, and also operated in that position for Chelsea between 2011 and 2014.

The 29-year-old has played central for the Red Devils since arriving in 2014, but has mainly been used on the right of a three-pronged attack.

Mata has hit double figures in each of his three full seasons with United, whilst he is...

What feeling does this article give you?

#hashtags to follow:

Manchester United [+]    Juan Mata [+]    Jose Mourinho [+]    Mata [+]    Valencia [+]    Chelsea [+]    Red Devils [+]    United [+]   

More #news: