‘Our strikers may also be completely happy as a result of…’: Manchester United supervisor Erik ten Hag explains Christian Eriksen switch

With Christian Eriksen becoming a member of Manchester United on a free switch, followers can be eagerly ready to see how the midfielder suits into the staff for the upcoming Premier League season. The Denmark worldwide, who hit the limelight throughout his time with Tottenham, signed a three-year cope with United and supervisor Erik ten Hag defined his arrival. Talking on Manchester United’s official web site, Ten Hag stated, “He’s an skilled participant. He has performed in nations overseas, in Italy, in Holland, a very long time in England, so he is aware of the Premier League. It’s an absolute benefit that we now have him in.”

“I feel he’s a powerful soccer participant and I feel the followers will get pleasure from watching him, as a result of he’s artistic, he has concepts. I feel particularly our strikers may also be completely happy as a result of he’s the one who can contain them within the recreation”, he additional added.

Eriksen grew to become a free agent after his short-term cope with Brentford got here to an finish final month. He signed for the Premier League outfit after getting launched by Inter Milan. He needed to depart the Italian outfit after he had an Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) fitted in him, resulting from a cardiac arrest throughout Euro 2022. Serie A doesn’t permit gamers with ICDs.

The Denmark worldwide scored as soon as and registered 4 assists in 11 appearances for Brentford and likewise educated with Ajax after his cardiac arrest, which reportedly impressed Ten Hag. Ten Hag joined United from Ajax on April 21.

Eriksen can also be Ten Hag’s signing within the ongoing switch window. Additionally, he’s one among solely two gamers, together with David Beckham for United, to have registered 10+ assists in as many as 4 consecutive Premier League seasons (2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19).