PLAYER PROFILE

Dean Henderson

Birthdate:12 Mar 1997
Birthplace:Manchester
Position:Goalkeeper
U18 Appearances:
U18 Goals scored:
Joined United:01 Jul 2013
United Debut:
International:

Cumbria-born keeper who joined the Reds as a 14-year-old from Carlisle United.

Henderson spent six years with Carlisle after initially starting as an outfield player and he reportedly attracted attention from Chelsea and Newcastle with his performances.

Also a useful cricketer, he will hope to get plenty of run-outs for the Under-18 team this season.

An England youth international, he is rated as an outstanding prospect and was tracked by United since the tender age of 10.