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MANCHESTER UNITED’S NEXT SIX FIXTURES
January 13 – Tottenham (A)
January 19 – Brighton (H)(
January 26/27 – Arsenal (A), FA Cup
January 29 – Burnley (H)
February 3 – Leicester (A)
February 9 – Fulham (A)
But it was four of the other faces which will have been of most interest to United fans, and perhaps Solskjaer himself, as the club look to the future following a dismal period under former boss Jose Mourinho.
Academy products James Garner, 17, Angel Gomes, 18, Mason Greenwood, 17, and Tahith Chong, 19, were all part of the side who came out on top on Wednesday afternoon.
Solskjaer deemed the quartet worthy of the trip to the Middle East, despite them having just a handful of senior appearances between them.
Chong, who cannot be missed with his distinctive shaggy hair, came off the bench during Saturday’s 2-0 FA Cup win over Reading as United’s interim boss used the fixture to take a closer look at the talent United’s academy has been producing..