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In Pictures: Red Devil Kian in action for Manchester United

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Kian Leavy representing Manchester United against Southampton.
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This article originally appeared on ThisIsArdee.ie

All this week, Kian Leavy has been north of the border turning out for Manchester United’s Under 15 side in the Super Cup NI – the prestigous international youth soccer competition formerly known as the Milk Cup. The Republic of Ireland underage international has come up against sides from Chile, Northern Ireland and England so far and impressed too. Here are a selection of images of Kian in action.

Ardee-based youngster Kian Leavy has turned out in every one of Manchester United’s NI Super Cup Junior Section matches this week. Here he is taking on Colina’s Felipe Orostica. Photo: Brian Little/Press Eye.

 

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Kian made substitute appearances against Colina and Co Fermanagh before starting against Southampton on Wednesday. Photo: Brian Little/Press Eye.
On this occasion, the Chilean midfielder was forced to take Kian down as he surged forward. Photo: Brian Little/Press Eye.
Kian (wearing 12) celebrates with Manchester United teammate Teden Mengi after the latter scored against Co Fermanagh on Tuesday at Ballymena Showgrounds. Photo: Brian Little/PressEye.
The 15-year-old looks on as Southampton’s Jack Holder turns away on Wednesday as Southampton denied Manchester United a semi-final place. Photo: Stephen Hamilton/Press Eye.
United lost 2-0 to Southampton at Coleraine FC’s Showgrounds on Wednesday but here’s Kian getting on the ball in between the lines as United attack. Photo: Stephen Hamilton/Press Eye,
Ardee Community School pupil Kian takes to the skies to evade the challenge of Saints full back Oliver England. Photo: Stephen Hamilton/Press Eye.
On Wednesday, Kian started his first match against Southampton. Here he is trying to get a foot in against Sants midfielder Christopher Francis. Photo: Stephen Hamilton/Press Eye.

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