Blind pleased for Manchester United teammates Rashford, Memphis

Manchester United defender Daley Blind was happy for his teammates Marcus Rashford and Memphis Depay following the 5-1 thrashing of FC Midtjylland on Thursday night.

Teenage debutant Rashford scored a brace and Dutch winger Depay capped a sparkling performance with a goal as United progressed to the Round of 16 in the Europa League.

“It’s a great night for him and all the other youngsters in the squad,” Blind said of 18-year-old Rashford, who scored two second-half goals on his senior debut.

“It’s great to see them playing well. And I’m really pleased for Memphis too – he was brilliant.”

United overcame a 2-1 first leg defeat and conceding a first-half goal to eventually beat the Danish champions 6-3 on aggregate.

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