The Ivorian defender hit a milestone in his Pink Devils profession after enjoying from begin to end at Outdated Trafford on Thursday
Eric Bailly has taken to social media to have a good time his 100th look for Manchester United after their 1-1 draw with AC Milan within the Uefa Europa League spherical of 16 first-leg.
The Ivory Coast worldwide partnered Harry Maguire within the defence as Simon Kjar’s stoppage-time equaliser cancelled out Amad Diallo’s maiden aim and opener for the Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s aspect.
Regardless of the disappointing outcome at Outdated Trafford, Bailly reached a memorable feat for Manchester United.
The 26-year-old who moved to England from Villarreal in June 2016, performed his 100th recreation for the Pink Devils on Thursday.
The document consists of 62 Premier League video games, 13 appearances within the League Cup and FA Cup, and 25 European matches – Uefa Champions League and Europa League collectively.
Along with his defensive contributions, Bailly has a aim to his title for Manchester United which got here of their 4-Zero defeat of Swansea Metropolis in a Premier League recreation in August 2017.
The Ivorian defender additionally left a phrase for his compatriot Diallo who opened his aim account in Solskjaer’s crew on Thursday.
“Gutted for the last-minute draw. We now face the second leg with most motivation and numerous work to do,” Bailly wrote on Instagram.
“Glad to succeed in 100 appearances with the membership, and I am certain there will probably be many extra to come back. Congratulations additionally to Amad Diallo, it was solely a matter of time!”
In January 2020, Bailly renewed his contract with the Pink Devils which retains him on the membership till June 2022.
Different Manchester United gamers together with Bruno Fernandes, Marcus Rashford, Harry Maguire, Brandon Williams and Paul Pogba have additionally congratulated Diallo after his sensible header towards the Rossoneri.
Earlier than Manchester United’s journey to San Siro for the return fixture towards AC Milan subsequent Thursday, Bailly will hope to make his ninth Premier League look of the season when Manchester United host West Ham United on Sunday.
They’re second within the league desk with 54 factors from 28 matches and 6 factors above the Hammers.