If you are a football fanatic and rooting for the Boys In Blue this FIFA U-17 World Cup, then we have just the news for you. Indian U-17 rising star Komal Thatal is being scouted by none other than 20-time Premier League champions Manchester United. Reports say the Red Devils Academy scouts are keeping a tab on the young forward and will be monitoring him further during the upcoming matches including FIFA U-17 World Cup.
Thatal has been attracting a lot of interest from the European clubs in the past few months. Manchester United being one of the biggest clubs in the world, is known for procuring supreme young talents across the globe. Cristiano Ronaldo is probably the best example. As of now, football enthusiasts nationwide are keeping their fingers crossed for if Thatal impresses he may well be headed to United’s famed Youth Academy right after the World Cup.
Thatal is one of the brightest talents that we have right now. He has been playing for the junior national side for the last three years and is known for his impeccable goal-scoring abilities. He came into the limelight after scoring against Brazil U-17 at the BRICS U-17 Football Cup back in October 2016.
Will Thatal turnout to be the sorcerer's stone that we have been looking for? Will the young Indian establish himself as a game changer in international football? The U-17 World Cup is not too far away. All we can do is wish him luck.