Former Manchester Metropolis star Micah Richards has praised Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag for a way he dealt with the disciplinary situation involving Marcus Rashford.
Late final month, Rashford discovered himself on the centre of controversy after he missed coaching following a nightclub go to to Belfast the evening earlier than.
It’s believed that the participant telephone the membership and lied that he was sick, just for photos of him partying to floor on social media quickly after.
Rashford was not included within the United matchday squad to face Newport County at Rodney Parade whereas the saga went on. Ten Hag referred to as him up for the Purple Devils’ subsequent conflict in opposition to Wolverhampton Wanders and the participant re-paid his supervisor’s present of assist in variety.
Rashford scored throughout the opening 5 minutes to ship United on their method on the Molineux. The membership would go on to win 4-3 after late heroics from Kobbie Mainoo.
Rashford was additionally named within the beginning XI as United clashed vs. West Ham on Sunday.
With the England worldwide now enjoying, the story of his evening out in Belfast looks like a distant reminiscence and in keeping with Richards, it’s all because of Ten Hag’s administration of the state of affairs.
Richards mentioned on The Relaxation is Soccer podcast, “I believe (Erik) ten Hag deserves loads of credit score.”
“It’s not even simply the soccer facet, he put a marker down with the (Marcus) Rashford factor and he may have drawn it out a little bit bit.”
“Clearly he didn’t play within the recreation in opposition to Newport however then he put him straight in. When you rating, all is forgotten about and I believe he’s performed a blinder.”
The ex-Man Metropolis man added, “Generally you’re frightened with how it will go, however I believe he wants credit score for that as a result of they’ve wanted him, and the staff appears to be like loads higher with him within the facet.”
As United put together to return up in opposition to Aston Villa this weekend, it’s extremely seemingly that Rashford will play from the start.