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Ryan Giggs: “I wouldn’t swap Marcus Rashford for Gabriel Jesus”

Ryan Giggs has insisted that he would not swap Marcus Rashford “for any other young player” at Manchester United, including Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus.

Giggs believes that former side United have the better player, though, telling Sky Sports News: “I think the word for these two players is exciting. They’re a bit different, Jesus has a better scoring record but Marcus likes to match up with defenders and try something, which is what makes him great to watch.

“I’ve worked with Marcus and seen him at close hand and how much of a talent he is. However, it is his work rate and commitment which are really what makes him such a valuable asset for Manchester United.

“You wouldn’t swap him for any other young player right now. I’ve not seen Jesus in the same close-up environment but he’s obviously shown from his performances he is a very talented player.”