The Basingstoke-born lad who has been at United since he was 12. Loan spells at Leicester, Watford and Wigan have turned him into a man.
Cleverley said: "I have always looked on thinking one day I want to be on the pitch.
"I looked at Scholes and Beckham, top professionals you can model your game on."
Cleverley even chose No '23' because Becks still wears it.
He said: "The manager offered me 22 or 23. I prefer wearing odd numbers.