Cooper thriving with Red Devil reserves

March 4, 2004
By Marc Connolly
Editor's note: ESPN writer Marc Connolly spent five days in England last week visiting American players who are part of the growing U.S. contingent who play professionally for top-notch clubs on both the first-team and reserve sides.

CARRINGTON, England -- Even among the dozens of teenage players walking around the immaculate training grounds of Manchester United, Kenny Cooper is impossible to miss on this 30-degree afternoon in late February.

Just 19, the American ...

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