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Getting to Know - Ander Herrera

Getting to Know - Ander Herrera
A series where we, as the title suggest; get to know those within the Manchester United camp.

Name - Ander Herrera Agüera

Date of Birth - 14th August 1989

Place of Birth - Bilbao, Spain

Position - Central midfielder

Height - 1.82m (6 ft 0 in)

Youth Career -
2004-2008 - Real Zaragoza

Senior Career -
2008-2009 - Real Zaragoza B
2009-2011 - Real Zaragoza
2011-2014 - Athletic Bilbao
2014+ - Manchester United

International Career -
2009 - Spain U20
2009-2011 - Spain U21
2012 - Spain U23

Interesting Facts -

1 - Herrera transferred to Manchester United from Athletic Bilbao for a fee of €36 million in 2014.

2 - Herrera represented his home nation of Spain in the 2012 Olympics squad.

3 - Herrera scored his first career goal on 6th December 2009 against RCD Mallorca, a game in which Real Zaragoza lost 4-1.

4 - Herrera made his debut for Manchester United on 23rd July 2014 against LA Galaxy during the pre-season tour of America. He made three assists in the game, leading to a 7-0 win over LA Galaxy.

5 - Herrera`s style to play has sometimes been compared to that of Paul Scholes, with the club`s signing of Herrera being praised by the legend himself.

Writer:Charlie Bacchus
Date:Tuesday August 4 2015
Time: 9:32AM


After Carrick Herrera is probably the most important component to this side.
04/08/2015 12:25:00
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