2023-01-25 09:17:00

Weghorst 'confident' Man Utd goals will come as Burnley loanee eyes long-term Old Trafford stay

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By Soham Mukherjee
  • United signed forward on loan from Burnley
  • Yet to score in two appearances
  • Weghorst is confident that goals will come soon

WHAT HAPPENED? The Netherlands international, who has joined Manchester United on a short-term loan from Burnley, is yet to prove his worth to the Old Trafford faithful after drawing a blank in his first two appearances against Crystal Palace and Arsenal respectively. However, Weghorst is confident that he can turn the tide soon and start scoring so that the Red Devils might consider buying him permanently.

WHAT THEY SAID: He said in an interview with Algemeen Dagblad: "In the end, its very simple. As a striker you are judged by goals. He (Erik ten Hag) indicated that attacking reinforcements were desirable. A striker, a number 9. Such a type was sought to add to the selection. And then its simple. The best plays. I have to force it to make minutes. In my career I have always done one thing: score goals. Weve had two games now. If I start missing big chances, then I have to start worrying. But Im confident I can do it and Ill be fine.

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