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Premier League: Five stars who need more time

Tom Cleverley

Despite having earned 11 caps for England, midfielder Cleverley is still struggling to convince the Manchester United faithful that he is worthy of a starting berth in the midfield at Old Trafford. 

Frustratingly inconsistent, Cleverley is capable of showcasing the kind of creative talent that led many to question if he was a credible long-term heir to the irrepressible Paul Scholes yet so often struggles to significantly impose his authority on a match.

Despite the inevitable criticism that has been aimed at the 24-year-old of late, he is still young and subsequently has time to develop into the midfield talent that United and new boss David Moyes so obviously craves.

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