Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

Macheda Is Not Ready - Yet

Macheda Is Not Ready - Yet

Italy U21 boss Pierluigi Casiraghi believes that even though Federico Macheda is showing a lot of promise, he's far from being a complete footballer yet. But the former Italy striker concedes that the United starlet has excellent qualities.

"He needs to grow a lot, both on the pitch and off it, if he wants to remain a part of this squad," he said.

"As a player he has many qualities, but they are yet to be expressed fully. If he wants to be a football player, then that is a fun job, but he needs to learn to be a real professional.

"At the moment, that is not the case with Macheda. I say this above all in his own interest."


Not very surprising, all this: Macheda is very raw on the pitch, we saw that with our own eyes: he's got nowhere near the maturity (and I say this in a playing, not in a disciplinary sense) of the 18-year-old Wayne Rooney. What we know him off the pitch is that he's got a soft spot for glamour and parties which is not the most endearing quality in the eye of a coach...



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Zae
Date:Tuesday September 8 2009
Time: 7:21PM

Comments

0
I dont think he'll quite be special, a good player though
ChrisHandy
08/09/2009 20:05:00
0
Casiraghi - now there's a name I recognise :-)
merlin
08/09/2009 20:42:00
0
He will be a playboy. Dont belive the hype!!!
whitey0372
08/09/2009 20:53:00
0
Hi Pompey Fan here. I dont understand why people were saying that he we be the next Man utd star when he scores a good alright goal agaisnt Villa and a lucky deflected goal against Sunderland. Hes young and needs time but could become a great player.
PompeyFcMad
08/09/2009 23:58:00
0
He'll be become a great player in the future NO DOUBT but a lot of work has to be done beforehand!
ForeverUnited
09/09/2009 00:42:00
0
Obviously, FU, Obliously..
JT_daniel
11/09/2009 17:29:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

West Brom 1 Manchester United 2

Manchester United took the points on offer in this fixture but were made to fight all the way as West Bromwich Albion made a spirited comeback.

Stats: West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United

All the stats from West Bromwich Albion (1) vs (2) Manchester United, The Hawthorns, 17/12/17 14:15 Att: 24,782

West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United - Team-Sheets

With Manchester City having demolished Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday, Manchester United just have to take the three points on offer at the Hawthorns this afternoon.

United's Fellaini Side-Lined for a Month

Earlier this weekend, we covered the sad news that our centre-back, Eric Bailly, is set to be side-lined for up to three months with an ankle injury.

Manchester United Archived Articles

Vital United articles from

Site Journalists

Red Boy
Editor email
Profile
Charlie Bacchus
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v West Brom (a)?
Suggested By: Red Boy
De Gea1%
Valencia0%
Smalling0%
Jones33%
Young0%
Matic0%
Herrera0%
Mata0%
Lingard33%
Rashford33%
Lukaku0%
Rojo0%
Martial0%
McTominay0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Football Comment