Memphis Depay a natural No7 heir at Manchester United – but can he do it every week? | Jamie Jackson

The Dutchman’s effervescent display against Club Brugge suggests he is undaunted by expectations at United but he must prove it consistently

The Memphis Depay show against Club Brugge on Tuesday evening was a pageant of tricks, pace, muscle, goal-creation – and two scintillating strikes of his own.

Those were the Dutchman’s first for the club and after top-scoring in PSV Eindhoven’s Eredivisie title triumph a Depay goal glut could be on the way. Three matches into his United career the finishes on 13 and 43 minutes in the Champions League play-off first leg may signal the dam is about to burst.

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