Ashley Young delighted after making his Manchester United debut

14 July 2011 01:00
[LNB]Ashley Young has admitted it was a relief to make his Manchester United debut on the club's tour of the United States.[LNB]The new signing from Aston Villa made an encouraging start as United beat New England Revolution in Boston.[LNB] Making his debut: Young in action against New England Revolution [LNB]And Young said: 'Of course, it's always a nice feeling putting on a Manchester United shirt.[LNB] All smiles: United boss Ferguson[LNB]'There weren't any nerves. I've gone into the game as I normally do, playing the normal sameway. I've done that again tonight. I wasn't nervous at all.[LNB]'It'sa pre-season game and about fitness and I'll build on this. It felt good. I couldn't wait to get out there and make my debut.[LNB]'I'm delighted to have made it and get a good run-out under my belt. I wanted to build my confidence and get to know the players even more and I felt I did that.'[LNB]United boss Sir Alex Fwerguson praised Young after the match, and Young added: 'As a winger, you want to set up the strikers and midfielders and I felt I've done that tonight. The strikers were great, especially in the second half, to finish the game off.[LNB]'Of course, it's down to the manager who picks the team but it's all about fitness at the end of the day.[LNB]'The next few games are about preparing ourselves well for the season ahead.'[LNB] CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR FREE FANTASY FOOTBALL GAME New England Revolution 1 Manchester United 4: Ashley Young makes winning start to Red Devils careerRooney: I'm not interested in Real Madrid or Barcelona - I'll be at United for a long timeSneijder agrees United deal after Glazers sanction ?35m bid for Inter midfielderAll the latest Manchester Unired news, features and opinion[LNB] [LNB]

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