“That was a great experience for me and ever since then I’ve been working hard. Now the manager has given me my chance in the first-team at Wembley and against Crystal Palace.
“That was my first Premier League game for United and my first at Old Trafford, so it felt very special. I was in front of another big crowd and I was shocked to get about 25 minutes. When I got the call to say I was coming on, I was surprised. But I went on and tried to play my game.”
Having passed two big landmarks in his career – his debut and league bow – that hasn't nearly sated Januzaj’s appetite or ambition. That leads to the natural question: what next in his fledgling career?
“First, I’d like to stay in the squad,” he says. “I want to play as many games as I can and become the best player I can possibly be. But I know that I need to keep working hard every day to achieve that.”
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