Date: 14th August 2015 at 3:40pm
Written by:

A series where we, as the title suggest; get to know those within the Manchester United camp.

A series where we, as the title suggest; get to know those within the Manchester United camp.

Name – Patrick James Coleman McNair

Date of Birth – 27th April 1995

Place of Birth – Ballyclare, County Antrim, Northern Ireland

Position – Centre-back

Height – 1.72 m (5 ft 7 in)

Youth Career
2011 – Ballyclare Colts
2011-2014 – Manchester United

Senior Career – 2014+ Manchester United

International Career – Northern Ireland U16
Northern Ireland U17
Northern Ireland U19
2014+ Northern Ireland U21
2015+ Northern Ireland

Interesting Facts

1 – McNair was discovered by Tony Coulter, Manchester United`s Northern Ireland-based talent scout, when he was just 12 years old.

2 – McNair made his senior debut for Manchester United against West Ham in September 2014.

3 – On February 2015, McNair signed a new contract with Manchester United keeping him on the team until 2017.

4 – He made his debut for the senior international team on 25th March 2015 against Scotland, playing the whole game which led to a 1-0 defeat.

5 – Paul McGuinness, United`s youth coach, compared McNair to Michael Carrick when he was transitioning from midfield to defence.