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Man United's Daniel James is the world's best defensive winger - Solskjaer

Steve Nicol says Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford have not performed consistently despite being talented.

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said Daniel James is the "best defensive winger" in world football.

James, 22, has impressed in his debut campaign at Old Trafford since his £15 million move from Championship side Swansea City in the summer.

The Wales international has scored three goals and made three assists in 16 games this season and Solskjaer was full of praise for the youngster's defensive qualities.

"He is very analytical and is critical of himself, so he is the right...

Manchester United role surprised Daniel James

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Daniel James has said his key role at Manchester United this season has come as a surprise.

The £15 million summer signing was battling to get into the Swansea team in the Championship this time last year but has established himself as a central figure for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in just a matter of months at Old Trafford.

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