Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Mason Greenwood is one of the best finishers he has ever seen and has told the youngster to enjoy his chance on the big stage tonight.
The 17-year-old striker will lead the line for the Red Devils in their Europa League opener with Astana.
And Solskjaer believes the United academy graduate has the talent to make a real impact.
The Norwegian said: “He is still very young, Mason, but he’s maturing. He’s developed so much in the last six months since I came in.
“I remember the kid who just wanted to play with mates in the Under-18s. And now he’s knocking on a door, he’s ready to play these games.
“For me, he has been in the Under-21s with England, he’s tasting it more and more. And his appetite for football must be growing.
“I just don’t want to put too much pressure on him, apart from, ‘go out there and enjoy yourself’.
“Work hard, close down, because when the ball lands in your feet I know you’re going to score anyway.
“I know you’ll make the right finish. The keeper might make a fantastic save but he’s one of the best finishers I’ve seen.
“It’s just that enjoyment, express yourself, go out at Old Trafford because there will be 11 Astana players living the dream tomorrow.
“It must be one of the biggest games of their careers for some of these players, but I want it to be a memorable one for our players as well and Mason is one of them.”
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Solskjaer also confirmed that Sergio Romero and Axel Tuanzebe will start against Astana.
Midfielder Fred could get a chance to impress after making his first appearance of the season as a substitute in a 1-0 win over Leicester last weekend.
However, summer signing Daniel James has been ruled out with an ankle knock, while Paul Pogba, Anthony Martial and Luke Shaw are also sidelined.