PLAYER PROFILE

Joe Rothwell

Birthdate:11 Jan 1995
Birthplace:Manchester
Position:Midfielder
Joined United:01 Jul 2001

League, scoring in the win away to Real Sociedad, and adapting to the nuances of European football.

Rothwell also earned a call-up to the England Under-19 squad in November and nailed down a regular place in United's Under-21s as the campaign progressed. Some assured performances meant he was sorely missed for the final of the competition against Chelsea at Old Trafford with Joyce later bemoaning the schemer's absence through injury as a contributing factor in the 3-2 defeat.

As he competed to hold down a place in the Under-21 side at the start of the season, he was handed an England Under-20 call-up in October when club colleague Josh Harrop was forced to withdraw through injury.

2 of 2 Previous    

OFFICIAL PARTNERS

Premier League