However, Beckham managed it for four straight campaigns at United between 1997-98 and 2000-01 and Sancho could now match Beckham’s record at Old Trafford.
Sancho also looks set to be handed the iconic No. 7 shirt which the likes of Beckham, Cristiano Ronaldo and Eric Cantona have worn over the years.
Fellow United legend Rio Ferdinand believes the winger Sancho will be a success at the club, saying on his FIVE YouTube channel: I believe in Jadon Sancho. Since he was a kid, he’s had hot press, high expectations, had the bravery to leave Man City and go abroad. Personality, character.
“He’s gone away and said, ‘listen, I’m not taking a new contract, I’m not waiting around. I’m going to Dortmund, I’m going to do my thing’.