Sunderland's Colback laughs off comparisons with Man Utd legend Scholes

Sunderland midfielder Jack Colback is flattered by comparisons with Paul Scholes. Colback will face the Manchester United legend today.

Sunderland midfielder Jack Colback is flattered by comparisons with Paul Scholes.

Colback will face the Manchester United legend today.

"I often get compared to Paul Scholes," the left-footed 22-year-old told the Observer. "But more so because of the red hair than the ability. I've not played against Scholes, but, hopefully, that's about to change."

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