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Congratulations: Rashford Becomes the Youngest Student with Honorary Degree at Manchester University

Marcus Rashford is the University of Manchester's youngest honorary degree recipient.

The University of Manchester has given Marcus Rashford a ph.d. for his contributions to poverty eradication and sports accomplishments.

The 23-year-old is the youngest individual to earn the award, joining icons like as Alex Ferguson and Bobby Charlton. During coronavirus outbreak, the Manchester-born entertainer provided free lunches to thousands and thousands of pupils.

"I've come to get my Honorary Doctorate in recognition of my efforts to alleviate child poverty." He stated

Since playing a few minutes in the Euro 2020 tournament, the England international has been out of action. After receiving criticism for missing the critical spot-kick that handed Italy the trophy in the Euro 2020 final, he underwent shoulder surgery and has already returned to full training. After recovering from an injury, After scoring a brace for Man United in a behind-closed-doors friendly against Blackburn Rovers on Wednesday, October 6, he took a big step toward full recovery. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer decided to give him his first opportunity versus Blackburn Rovers in a friendly in the week as he preparing him for competitive games.

And the 23-year-old scored two goals in his return to play, leading the Red Devils to a 3-0 triumph. After the international break, United face Leicester in the Premier League, and Solskjaer is hoping that his star player will be in position to make his first appearance of the season.

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