07/01/2014 10:36, Report by A Marshall & S Bibby

Januzaj's breakthrough

In October 2013, Adnan Januzaj's dazzling man-of-the-match performance in Manchester United's 2-1 win at Sunderland was the main focus of attention, the Reds youngster grabbing headlines and announcing himself on the big stage.

After two superb goals on his full competitive debut, the teenager was the talk of the footballing world and his display was analysed on MUTV's The Big Match De-Brief  show by former Reds defender Henning Berg.

The Norwegian admitted that the Reds attacker reminded him of Arsenal's big-money summer signing Mesut Ozil and praised various elements of his performance, not least the goals that secured three points and a come-from-behind win.

Januzaj struck twice in the second half to overturn Craig Gardner's early opener. His first goal was a right-footed finish after he initially spread the ball out wide to Patrice Evra, while the winner was a sumptuous left-foot volley past Kieren Westwood.

As a result, 86 per cent of votes on ManUtd.com and Twitter gave the 18-year-old a landslide victory in our Man of the Match poll, ahead of other nominees David De Gea and Wayne Rooney.

All supporters can buy tickets for the Capital One Cup semi-final second leg at Old Trafford now. Tickets for under-16s are priced at just £5 each (with an accompanying adult). Buy online or by calling 0161 868 8000.

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