I've seen him play a number of times for the reserves and I've no doubt that he's a talented lad but he needs to be introduced into the 1st team slowly.
I know he had some experience of a big crowd in the friendly in Saudi Arabia but there's a massive difference playing in front of 76000 people at Old Trafford than a few hundred, if that, in a reserve game.
With Saha injured I wouldn't mind seeing Welbeck on the bench against Boro if Rooney and Tevez are starting. If we're comfortable he could play the last 15-20 minutes.
He may even make the bench against Roma since we're in such a good position in the tie and if we win the Premier League title before the final game of the season he may even get a chance to start.
I reckon next season we'll see more of him. If we have a Carling Cup run he'll feature and, if not, he'll probably go out on loan. He's a young lad - he has plenty of time to break into the 1st team.
At this stage of the season, I wouldn't have thought it's in SAF's plans to include Wellbeck. Every game is a must win and to put that sort of pressure on the lad would be unfair.
SAF definatly rates him highly though, he included him in his squad for the friendly in Saudi Arabia and brought him on as sub. Next season I can see him coming on the pre-season tour and then possibly going on loan for a while to give him some first team experience.
No doubt Danny has potential, but you can't make a career on potential. I hope if/when he get's his chance he takes it with both hands and we are talking about him as the next big thing at United, and not the next young United striker to fall through the system, e.g. Ebanks-Blake, Nardiello, Timm etc.
It's a bit of a strange one but United havn't got a great record at bringing strikers through the ranks. The academy has bought us some great players through the years but never really a top class striker. But as the saying goes, there's a first time for everything.
He is in the squad for sunday im expecting him to be on the bench in the near future maybe even tommorow fergie really rates him so why not even if he dont get on its experience of being with the first team.
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