Manchester United teenager Alejandro Garnacho scored a stunning solo goal during Wednesday’s FA Youth Cup clash against Everton U18s, ending his celebration with Cristiano Ronaldo’s iconic siu.
Man United U18s successfully booked their place in the FA Youth Cup quarter-final after trouncing The Toffees U18s 4-1.
Goals from Francis Okoronkwo, Charlie McNeil and Kobbie Mainoo had reflected United’s dominance with Garnacho scoring the last goal of the game with his sublime solo effort.
Just a few yards outside his own box, Garnacho got on the end of a loose ball, sprinted down the left flank, got the better of Everton’s star Mathew Mallon, to the end of the other box, 70 yards out, before ending his superb run with a brilliant finish.
The Spaniard capped his stunning individual effort with Cristiano Ronaldo’s siu celebration. You can watch his stunning solo goal here.
After the final whistle, Garnacho took to Instagram to post a shot of his celebration, from which the Ronaldo comparisons followed.
Teammate Daniel Gore reposted it and wrote ‘CR7’ before tagging his teammate with McNeil, Marc Jurado and Joe Hugill among the others to join in with praise.
Alejandro Garnacho has been involved in 17 goals in 25 matches [11 goals and 6 assists] for Manchester United reserves this season.