Top journalist reveals Manchester United use circus performers and one other special element to help academy stars

By Alex Taylor

We’ve all been told how trees and fields are being cut down to make way for new buildings and car parks.

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But now the trend is effecting Premier League football clubs.


Academy star Marcus Rashford celebrates v Arsenal

Top journo Henry Winter says that Manchester United’s academy use circus performers and free runners to help develop players balance!

Why? It turns out kids aren’t getting enough playing time on school fields because they’re all being sold off and built on!

Check this out:


Seems like a strange method to use but it’s pretty funny!

We reckon United are just doing whatever they can to get ahead.

To be fair their academy has produced some amazing players over the years…just look at Marcus Rashford!

And who could forget the class of 92?

If you’re too young to remember those United legends, watch them talk through Ryan Giggs’ best ever goal here:

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