Biography

Currently on loan with Swansea City for the season, Ethan is a powerful runner who has been with the club since a very young age and has worked his way through the ranks.

  • Position

    Defender

  • Country

    England

  • Date of birth

    5 Aug 2001

  • Joined

    1 Jul 2017

Kovar and Laird discuss merits of loan deals

 Article

'Any little encouragement, any criticism. I took it all in,' say our young Reds in the first Emerging Reds episode.

Emerging Reds: Laird x Kovar

 Video

Our brand-new series, focused on United's premier young talents, begins with Matej Kovar and Ethan Laird...

  • published time 3 week agoVideo

Elanga and Laird keen to push on

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The United pair are determined to impress, following our 4-1 pre-season success on Friday.

  • published time 3 week agoNews

Elanga x Laird: We keep on building

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United duo Anthony Elanga and Ethan Laird spoke to MUTV following our triumph over Melbourne Victory...

Loan Watch: Laird promoted with Bournemouth

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The young defender’s club were on the winning side of a crucial clash to book their ticket back to the Premier League.

  • published time May 22News

Loan watch: Kovar's EFL award

 Article

The goalkeeper kept a third consecutive clean sheet while full-back Ethan Laird made a first start for AFC Bournemouth.

Garner's FA Cup run showcases loans success

 Article

Nick Cox, Head of Academy, highlights James Garner's success at Forest as key example of United's loan success.

Loan Watch: Brandon's Norwich development

 Article

The 21-year-old left-back is racking up top-flight appearances with the Canaries.

Loan Watch: Chong shines on injury return

 Article

Six United loanees featured over the weekend across the four top divisions of English football.

  • published time Mar 22News

Loan watch: Chong returns from injury

 Article

Also, find out how Ethan Laird's debut for AFC Bournemouth went and watch James Garner's goal for Forest here.

United's January transfer window round-up

 Article

Eight players departed on loan, and one permanently, over the course of the first month of 2022.

Schmeichel’s FA Cup dream

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Peter Schmeichel emphasises the FA Cup's importance, and there’s news on Richard Arnold, Ethan Laird and fixtures…

  • published time Jan 22Video

Laird reiterates United ambitions

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Ethan is raring to go at Bournemouth as he continues to work on developing as a player.

  • published time Jan 22News

Laird agrees new loan move

 Article

Full-back Ethan Laird is posed to seal a switch within the Championship.

  • published time Jan 22News

Loan Watch: Laird shines in huge win

 Article

Find out how our on-loan Reds did this weekend as Ethan Laird continues to impress in the Championship.

  • published time Oct 21News