Kobbie Mainoo’s ‘winning goal’ brought victory to Manchester United as they won against Wolves on Thursday, at the Molineux Stadium. The goal is claimed to be an ‘extraordinary’ one as it was scored in the 7th minute of the added time.
Man United vs Wolves: A Stirring Win for United
On Thursday, Manchester United FC and Wolverhampton Wanderers FC competed against each other, at the Molineux Stadium.
Since the opening weeks of the Premier League, this is the first time Man Utd was successful in grabbing the ‘winners’ title from the Wolves.
The young midfielder’s goal in the match seemed eye-catching. In the 97th minute just after Pedro Neto equalized the score for Wolves, the miracle moment came into the picture.
In the added 7th minute, Kobbie showed an unbelievable finish by making it 4-3 against the Wolves on Thursday.
Kobbie Mainoo: The Hero of the Match
The young 18-year-old English footballer, Kobbie Boateng Mainoo, is getting recognition for his ‘heroic’ goal. The maximum credit for the 4-3 win over Wolves in the Premier League, is given to the young player. His thrilling goal in the final minutes is being highlighted.
Kobbie: “A dream come true” moment
After bringing victory to his mates and his club, the star player could not contain his happiness within himself. He expressed that “it’s a dream come true” moment. He stated that he “had to get the win” as a result of the hard work his team members have done throughout.
Additionally, he revealed that it was a “tough place to come” and therefore he feels like he is “dreaming,” at the moment. Sharing his feelings, he also said that now he wants to “win more and more games and get real momentum going.”
Is Bruno Fernandes’s prediction to come true?
The attacking midfielder of the Red Devils, Bruno Fernandes revealed that he predicted Kobbie’s bright future years ago.
Bruno disclosed to TNT Sports that he knew Kobbie was “going to be this talented.” He appreciated the teen player by calling him a “big talent.” He went on to say that it’s very good to have him on the pitch. Furthermore, Fernandes said that he considers him to be “a good role model to look up to.”
Rio Ferdinand’s remark about the young player
After seeing ‘the hero’s’outstanding last-minute goal, the former English player Rio Ferdinand gave a remark about the youngster.
He compared the star player of Man Utd to the Legendary player Clarence Seedorf. A Dutch former player who has been a great player for AC Milan. Seedorf is considered the greatest midfielder in the history. On TNT Sports, Ferdinand said that Kobbie gives him “vibes of Clarence Seedorf.” Furthermore, he complimented him by saying that he “manoeuvres in tight situation,” and manipulates the ball just like Seedorf. He even appreciated the young player’s technique of using his body at times while playing.
Ten Hag: The coach’s “mixed feelings”
Having stolen the limelight after leaving the score 4-3 against the Wolves, the coach praised his young teen player.
While interacting with TNT Sports, the coach revealed that the thrilling match gave him “mixed feelings.” He added that he sees a “bright future” for Manchester United FC as it is comprised of many bright and young players.
Besides, he talked about the “massive” win that Kobbie brought to him. As a result, he hailed for him being extremely proud of the ‘hero’ of the match.