What those in football have said about Leeds United loanee Jack Harrison

Leeds United landed Manchester City winger Jack Harrison on a season-long loan on Monday - but what have those in football said about him?

Tuesday, 31st July 2018, 10:52 am
Updated Tuesday, 31st July 2018, 10:58 am
Leeds United loanee Jack Harrison.

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David Villa: “I’ve spent a lot of years in this game, and he has something important that only a few players have. When he has the ball at his feet, you get the sensation something is going to happen.”

Andrea Pirlo: "He is very young, he’s fast and he is capable of playing in Europe. He’s a good player."

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Leeds United loanee Jack Harrison.

Frank Lampard: "I think there are a lot of big things to come from Jack. I like him, he's a great lad, great ability."

Patrick Vieira: “It’s been a pleasure to work with him over the last two seasons and he’s developed very quickly thanks to his hard work and talent. Jack is incredibly passionate about the game and is always looking to improve himself.

“We wish Jack all the very best as he begins the next chapter of his career. We’re all looking forward to following his progress in Europe.”

Harrison on Guardiola's influence in Leeds move: "I spoke with Pep Guardiola about Marcelo Bielsa and he had a lot of encouraging words and a lot of Pep's ideas and philosophies are built around some of the same ones here as well, so obviously those similarities are helpful.

Harrison on his own game: "I am a winger, I like to go forward and attack, score goals and try to assist as many as I can as well, so I am looking forward to doing that as much as possible whilst I am here."