Premier League news

Valencia not pressured by iconic shirt

August 8, 2012
By ESPN staff
Manchester United winger Antonio Valencia is not concerned by the extra pressure of wearing the club's iconic No.7 shirt.

Valencia, 27, has taken over the shirt from Michael Owen following the striker's release from the club.

The number has also adorned the back of Eric Cantona, Bryan Robson and George Best in the past, while more recently both David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo have worn the shirt.

The Ecuadorian winger, however, isn't focusing on its significance.
Read more

ESPN Conversations