MANCHESTER UNITED wonderkid Gabriele Biancheri scored on his U18s debut against Leeds days after joining from Cardiff.
The 16-year-old signed in late February, initially on scholar terms before he will sign as a professional in September.
GettyWelsh wonderkid Gabriele Biancheri, 16, scored on his Man Utd u18s debut[/caption]
Clearance for the transfer from Fifa and paperwork needing to be signed delayed the transfer of the highly-rated Welsh teenager.
Biancheri was chased by a number of Premier League clubs.
The youth star opened his account for United with a fine finish from inside the box for his new side in the 3-3 draw with Leeds.
He scored after cutting inside and firing in through the Leeds goalkeeper’s legs.
The game wasn’t without late drama, though.
United‘s 3-1 lead evaporated in the dying minutes.
Leeds ace Ben Andreucci bagged a brace to tie the game up.
The disappointing draw with basement boys Leeds leaves United’s U18s four points off Sunderland and a whopping 11 off rivals Manchester City.
United do, however, have two games in hand on City.