Paul Scholes

He was praised by the likes of Zidane, Xavi and Iniesta, being one of the most gifted players of their generation

https://www.football4football.com/storage/img/articleimages/originals/ayRARan4h0Rl1gAcPGRiNOvF8UQqXlAlZrd.jpg LIVING THE DREAM: Paul Scholes came through Manchester United's academy and went on to win two Champions Leagues with them.

 

The Player

 

Scholes is often overlooked due to his understated playing style. However, his incredible accuracy in his passing and shooting, additionally to his intelligent play on the pitch, he exceeded many in his prime.

 

Key Skills
  • Long-distance shooting
  • Passing accuracy
  • Consistency

 

Scholes was considered to be one of the best midfielders of his generation

 

Quick Facts
  • 1. Scored over 150 goals for Manchester United
  • 2. Won the Premier League 11 times
  • 3. Thierry Henry cited Scholes as the greatest player in Premier League history

 

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Final Note

Scholes is one of the greats at Manchester United considered best in the world in his position at the time.  

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