Jesse Lingard, Juan Mata, Eric Bailly and Diogo Dalot celebrate a goal against Derby County in the Carabao Cup

Bailly's team-mates: Forwards

Monday 19 November 2018 19:21

Eric Bailly has been giving us the inside view of life at Manchester United by revealing his thoughts on his fellow Reds.

In the final part of our interview with the Ivorian centre-back, Bailly opens up on the subject of the squad's attacking players.
Alexis Sanchez
Eric Bailly says

"He has a huge amount of talent. He brings a lot, he's a plus. He's always talking to his team-mates and the other forwards. I'm very proud to have a player like him and I hope he will continue to be in good form. That will be good for our team."

Juan Mata
Eric Bailly says

"Mata is known as The Wizard. It's magic. He is someone who has talent, technique - he's a great player, and also a great person."

Romelu Lukaku
Eric Bailly says

"Romelu is a very good forward and the team needs this type of player to progress. When you're training and the opposition has a player like him, you get even more experience of the league. In England, there are a lot of big players so it's a good exercise for us. It's important to have him in the team."

Marcus Rashford
Eric Bailly says

"He is the speed, talent and youth. He's the future of the club. With the help of those around him, I hope he will continue and become one of the best players at United in years to come. He's respectful, quiet and calm. He doesn't talk much but on the pitch he expresses himself. He's a huge talent."

Anthony Martial
Eric Bailly says

"With the talent he has, he's the kind of person who always makes a difference. He has huge talent. In training, you see he has things that nobody else does. I hope he will exploit that and demonstrate his abilities this season. It will be very important for us."

Jesse Lingard
Eric Bailly says

"Jesse is the top man. He's the comedian. He's a really nice guy and someone I appreciate a lot. On the pitch, too; he's an excellent player, very intelligent. Last season he was on top form and the pride of our team. I hope he continues on this path."

This article first appeared in Inside United, our official monthly magazine.

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