Gabi Abonrajo has hit back at those who criticized Anthony for kissing the Manchester United badge after scoring his first goal for his new club.
specifically for Football InsiderThe former Aston Villa and England striker said it was great to see a player showing enthusiasm for his new club.
The 22-year-old scored in just 35 minutes on his debut as Manchester United beat Arsenal 3-1 last weekend (September 4).
He pulled off a fantastic team move, with all 11 players touching the ball and celebrating by pointing and kissing the badge on his shirt.
Manchester United have beaten Arsenal for the fourth consecutive time in the Premier League this season.
Anthony went on to lose 1-0 to Real Sociedad in midweek (September 8) before Manchester United’s game against Crystal Palace was postponed due to the death of Queen Elizabeth II.
“I don’t mind him kissing the badge,” Abon Rajo said Football Insider Correspondent Connor Wheatley.
“He is happy to be at Manchester United, he is in a club where he wants to settle, it is not a problem.
“We don’t think the players show enough enthusiasm and love for the club, so that doesn’t bother me at all.
“No matter how long he’s been there, he’s probably using it as his new home. I have no problem with that. »
He joined Eric ten Hager and Old Trafford on a five-year contract with the club.
In other news, Kieran Maguire has claimed Manchester United fans will be “shocked” by the revelation of Cristiano Ronaldo’s £94million.