“He is so athletic, he can play in different positions. Today we feel that’s his best position, like a high midfielder, but he can play in that defensive role easily, like he has done against PSG and Liverpool.
“Scott has been with the club from a very young age, he has progressed through our Academy ranks and has made fantastic progress in the last couple of years.
”Scott is a young midfielder and is constantly improving. He’s an intelligent player and wants to learn all the time.”
McTominay signed a deal to keep him at Old Trafford until June 2023 earlier this year.