Former Liverpool midfielder John Barnes believes Arsenal midfielder Martin Odegaard would not be as good as he currently is if he played for Manchester United.
“The Gunners” have shown excellent results at the top of the Premier League table at the moment, with a five-point lead over second-placed Manchester City and have lost just one game this season, while Odegaard has seven. Ufabet Goals and 5 assists, which Barnes pointed out that Odegaard is in the right environment at the moment, if at “Red Devils” it would not be as good as it is today.
“If he had gone to Manchester United I don’t think he would have done as well,” Barnes told Bonus Codebets. The way the team plays now suits him. The fans support him as well.”
“He moved to Real Madrid at the age of 15, so we knew he would be a fantastic player. But now he’s at the right football team for him. as well as the right playing position and coach.”
“He has a good character and is the captain of the team. He is leading the team well. He has a really good technique. He plays behind the striker and plays one or two balls.
“He won’t catch the ball and dribble through 10 opponents because he’s not a strong player. But he has the intelligence to play the way Arsenal want.