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McIlroy: Man Utd defender Evans has great future

Former Manchester United star Sammy McIlroy is delighted seeing Jonny Evans start the season in the first team.

The ex-Northern Ireland coach believes Evans has shown the necessary maturity to wait for his chance.

McIlroy told the Manchester Evening News: "I am sure Jonny knew the position but he has to be patient and just take his chances when they come. <> "He will get many, many more opportunities because he is a marvellous player and has a great future at Old Trafford."

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