Brady's rise has followed four years of praise for the left-winger at Old Trafford. Yet he has produced only when there is an atmosphere - such as an international debut - and looked less interested during a mixed loan spell at Hull City .
His Ireland Under-21 manager, Noel King, sheds light.
"The dilemma for him is whether he's capable of doing it a top club. I think he'd be better with a good team, rather than a poorer team, where the requirements would be different."