Manchester United are reportedly getting Tyrell Malacia soon . In the past, Malacia was praised by Giovanni van Bronckhorst, who had a high rating of him.
According to British media reports, the 22-year-old defender is on the verge of a move to Man United after the club agreed a transfer with Feyenoord.
Tyrell Malacia, also called L’Equipe , has decided to join Man United after rejecting an approach from another club, namely Lyon.
Tyrell Malacia Brief Profile
Malacia is a footballer who graduated from the Feyenoord academy. It was at the Dutch club that he made his professional debut in 2017, until now ahead of his move to Man United . https://open.firstory.me/user/whitebuildinghddub In defense, Tyrell Malacia is usually installed in the left-back position. His performance with Feyenoord has also brought the 1.69 m/67 kg footballer to the Dutch national team.
Tyrell Malacia got his first call-up to the Dutch national team in August 2021, for the 2022 World Cup qualifiers. He then made his debut on 4 September 2021 in the match against Montenegro.
So far Tyrell Malacia has recorded 5 caps for the Dutch national team. While at Feyenoord, he has played 136 times in all competitions scoring four goals.
Tyrell Malacia called Giovanni van Bronckhorst, who had coached him, had a lot of talent. With his speed and agility, Malacia will be a nightmare for the opposing team’s winger. See on the next page!
Giovanni van Bronckhorst’s assessment of Tyrell Malacia
Tyrell Malacia’s current career cannot be separated from the role of Giovanni van Bronckhorst. It was the former top Dutch player who gave Malacia the opportunity to make his debut at Feyenoord in 2017.
After no longer coaching Feyenoord, Giovanni van Bronckhorst who now manages Rangers praised Tyrell Malacia’s progress when he saw his game for the Netherlands against Germany this year.
“If he plays like this against Germany, of course he can reach a higher level,” van Bronckhorst told Voetbal International.
“I like him because I see a lot of potential in Tyrell. He’s following a path I’ve followed: academy, Feyenoord and then the next stage is playing abroad. He’s been at Feyenoord for a long time, at one point he will feel the time is right ( to move). Then he will play at a higher level with better players and improve at that level.”
“He has done it with the Dutch national team. If you ask if Tyrell is ready to go to the next level, I would say: 100 per cent,” he said.
Tyrell Malacia is fast and agile, even if he gets too excited at times
Speaking to Soccer Site , Van Bronckhorst heaped high praise on Tyrell Malacia. He said any opposing team’s winger would be in trouble against Malacia.
“All the wingers will be dizzy the night before against Malacia. He is fast, agile and has a good work ethic,” he said.
“There are times when he can get too excited. I have a video of him against VVV Venlo: he plays right wing! He laughed when I asked him about it and said ‘sorry coach, I’ll try to do better’. That’s how he is, full passion and passion,” said van Bronckhorst.