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​Man Utd coach Butt names likely breakout stars

Manchester United coach Nicky Butt has picked two youngsters who could break through to the first team this season.

United are eager to give youth a chance this campaign under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

The likes of Mason Greenwood and Angel Gomes are tipped by many to make the step up to regular first team appearances.

Butt is certainly a fan of both and spoke about why he thinks they are good enough.

"I think it's unfair to settle on one [reason for rating them highly]," Butt said to reporters.

"I think Gomes could set alight this season and do really well, he's matured and got a lot stronger.

"Purely for the excitement and the fans I think Greenwood is going to be a real, real superstar if he keeps his feet on the ground, he's patient and he scores the goals that he can.

"He's both footed, he's a big, strong, powerful kid who can score goals and he's still very much a young boy who's likeable."

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