May 25th , 2024



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A year ago

Erik ten Hag could steal a march on Premier League rivals Man Utd by securing the services of MLS' brightest talents.

Poland vs Argentina:

Group C - Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup

Almada was part of Argentina's World Cup-winning squad 

The Seattle Sounders' win at the CONCACAF Champions League last season shows just how far MLS has come in recent years. After all, it was the first win by an MLS team on the continent in more than two decades. With stellar contracts spread across divisions and excellent new teams and owners in recent seasons, it's arguable that this is the most controversial campaign in a long time.

European football fans are used to seeing some of their old favorites move to the United States, but with an increasing number of MLS debuting talent, the league will continue its trend of producing new players. future star. Just look at a player like Bayern Munich's Alphonso Davies, who hails from the Vancouver Whitecaps.

Like many other elite clubs in Europe, Erik ten Hag's Man Utd should keep an eye on what's happening in the MLS - but to help them, here are three of the most promising talents.

River Plate v Godoy Cruz - Professional League 2022

Ojeda got his first look at the MLS action with Orlando City 

Martin Ojeda

Marcus Rashford's rejuvenation at Old Trafford is nothing short of remarkable. However, there is still a need to strengthen the front line, as evidenced by the hasty acquisition of Wout Weghorst in January and the injury record of Anthony Martial.

At Ojeda, Man Utd could have another striker modeled after the scorching Englishman, who has proven himself adept at playing on the right wing or in the center of attack. The 24-year-old made his first MLS debut with Orlando City after playing in his native Argentina in 2022, where he topped the Primera Division rankings for shots and chances created.

In 2021, Ojeda enjoyed a breakthrough season and hit a double, scoring 15 goals as well as providing four assists at all stages for Argentine Primera.

Orlando fans are quietly optimistic that the US Open Cup winners can make a big impression in the MLS in 2023 under head coach Oscar Pareja.

D.C. United vs. Charlotte FC - Pre-season friendly

Jeahze partnered with Wayne Rooney at DC United (Image:


Mohanad Jeahze

Despite Luke Shaw's stellar performances this term - Liverpool's infamous defeat aside - and last summer's acquisition of Tyrell Malacia, DC United's Mohanad Jeahze could be another player to earn attracted the attention of United scouts.

Currently playing under Man Utd legend Wayne Rooney, the Iraqi-Swedish international is a technically gifted left-footer who offers plenty of creativity and is a threat from set pieces. . In many ways, the 25-year-old has a similar mold to Shaw and could therefore provide better cover for the England international at left-back, or if deployed in central position, like Ten Hag did in some cases. .

Jeahze's nine assists were trailed only by two at Sweden's Allsvenskan last season and his 128 crosses in attack from left-back, more than any other player in the league. Sweden's top league in 2022 when he was still playing for Hammarby.

The full-back has also contributed 4.5 times in the open game in 90 years, helping him to finish third in the league in 2022. Rooney is hopeful his signing can make headlines. signal a reversal of fortunes after finishing last season at an all-time low. .


February 25 MLS – Atlanta United FC vs. San Jose Earthquakes

Atlanta United could struggle to keep Almada this summer .

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