Eric Bailly: Man Utd legend Cantona a hero for me

Manchester United defender Eric Bailly admits growing up a fan of Eric Cantona.

Bailly did enough last season to catch United’s eye and now he is hoping to emulate club legend Cantona.

Bailly said: “When you are at Manchester United, Eric Cantona is a legend and somebody people always talk about.

“So I just want to try my best and see if I can match the level of the man, even though I know that will be very difficult.

“Every day I try to improve with my team-mates and be ready for the matches to come.”

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