Antonio Valencia rightfully was Manchester United’s best player last season and is one of the best wingers in the world. A certain Pep Guardiola has waxed lyrical about him in the past and who’s he to disagree with?
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In the summer of 2009, Cristiano Ronaldo departed Old Trafford for a switch to his boyhood team Real Madrid in a world record £80million transfer. The media & many supporters viewed the signing of Antonio Valencia from Wigan Athletic that same summer, as the legendary Portuguese's replacement.
Third season syndrome? Too much pressure? Fear?
Whatever you want to call it an alarming feature of United’s season this season is the disappearance of Antonia Valencia’s form. Manchester United signed the Ecuadorian for a reported fee of £18 million pounds from Wigan Athletic in the summer of 2009.
It's the most fiercely fought battle for a place more so than any others. The right hand side of Manchester United’s midfield for the past 2 years has commanded consistency and no slip ups.
Antonio Valencia has extended his contract at the club, signing a new four-year deal with Manchester United which was announced earlier today.
Whilst the Copa America has started in low-scoring fashion this week, one incident has already occurred in the tournament that has really caught the attention of Manchester United fans over the world.