It was May 21, 2017 and Manchester United were 88 minutes into their season-ending clash with Crystal Palace, when Gomes became a history maker.

Not only did the youngster became United’s youngest player since the great Duncan Edwards in 1953, he also took the honour of becoming the top flight’s first representative born after the year 2000.

Gomes has made two more professional appearances since then, but is yet to play under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer this season.

Demands of seeing him in the lineup grew louder after Manchester United U23’s 2-2 draw against West Ham United few days ago.

The 19-year-old struck a brilliant solo goal and also dropped some mad tekkers while he was at it.

Check out his filthy nutmeg (0.35 second mark) on one of the West Ham U23 players below –

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