After explaining his situation to the United boss, the 26-year-old England worldwide was asked to "play with a smile" and has recently started in victories over Tottenham and derby rivals Manchester City.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has heaped praise on Mason Greenwood following his impressive performance in Manchester United's 4-0 win over AZ Alkmaar in the Europa League on Thursday night. "He wanted more from me", he said. "If you look at our squad compared to others we're getting there but we need two or three players to have a squad with enough numbers to rotate throughout a long season and we'll see what we sign".
Paul Pogba has revealed he has become a mentor to Manchester United's young players, saying he hopes to set an example for the likes of Mason Greenwood and and Bradon Williams. Under the Norwegian's reign United have brought in young emerging, up and coming British talent to Old Trafford.
Greenwood has been impressing whenever he has been called upon by Solskjaer this season, with the teenage forward having scored six goals in all competitions so far this term. "Someone from the club texted me and said: "Take the video down".
"He has always done it. He said he just wanted the old Jesse back and maybe I can give him that now". He is a natural footballer. He's got the same physical stature and more or less all of his attributes are very, very similar.
Playing mostly on the left side of United's lightning-quick attack alongside Jesse Lingard, Anthony Martial and Daniel James, Rashford frightens defenders with his blistering pace and trickery. Then he can be a proper striker.
"I felt it was best to get everything off my chest and tell him why my head wasn't right, so I knocked on his door". "It's wonderful. For young players to see this - Marcus, Axel [Tuanzebe], Andreas, Scott [McTominay]- a lot of names, I think it definitely benefits the club and encourages more people to join United". "I tried to talk about my idea of football in good English". He is so precise with his finishing.