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Man Utd midfielder Matic: How Jorge Jesus transformed career...

Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic says he owes Jorge Jesus for his career.

It was Jesus at Benfica which converted Matic into a defensive midfielder.

He told ManUtd.com: "When I first came to Benfica, the manager Jorge Jesus told me on my first day I would be playing as a No 6 or as a defensive midfielder.

"At the beginning, it was strange for me because I didn't know I could play that position but, slowly, I trained with the team and the manager explained to me how to do it.

"And after a lot of hard work, now, I'm at Manchester United, so I must have done the job well!"

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