By Sam Blitz For Mailonline
Published: 14:14 BST, 4 September 2020 | Updated: 14:37 BST, 4 September 2020
Mason Greenwood has been handed the number 11 shirt at Manchester United for the 2020-21 season.
The 18-year-old, who wore the number 26 shirt up until now, had a superb breakthrough season at Old Trafford last term as he scored 17 goals in all competitions for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side.
Greenwood's superb form saw him called up by England manager Gareth Southgate for September's international fixtures and the winger is expected to play a key role in the United first-team squad next season.
Mason Greenwood has been handed the number 11 shirt by Manchester United this season
The 18-year-old will wear the number worn by legendary United winger Ryan Giggs (right)
The number 11 shirt at Manchester United was worn by Ryan Giggs for nearly 25 years. The Welsh winger played 963 times for the Red Devils between 1991 and 2014, scoring 168 goals.
Fellow Manchester United legends Mark Hughes and Andrey Kanchelskis have also worn the number over the years.
Since Giggs' retirement six years ago, the shirt was handed over to Adnan Januzaj for two years, before Anthony Martial was given the number after Jose Mourinho handed over