Bournemouth hero Josh King was a Manchester United academy reject, but he insists even rejection from United doesn’t mean your career is over.
He was at United for five years, making only two appearances.
Sir Alex Ferguson deemed him surplus to requirements at Old Trafford and sold him to Blackburn Roers in the winter of 2013.
In an interview with Talk Sport, King is adamant, that it’s not all doom and gloom when you don’t make it at a team like United.
“But I wouldn’t say to any of the youngsters at United to look at me.”
“But if you don’t make it at United it doesn’t mean you won’t make it as a footballer if you work hard.”
“If you are at United it is because you are a talent already and they believe in you.”
“They wouldn’t have players they don’t believe in.”
“If you don’t make it at United it doesn’t mean it’s the end of the world.”
“You have to take a step back to take two forward again like I did.”
Yet another one that apparently git away from Manchester United.
REPORT: Josh King strikes for Bournemouth to bring Manchester United back to earth.
— Sky Sports Premier League (@SkySportsPL) November 2, 2019