Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson is already known to have enquired about the 17-year-old midfielder and Liverpool and Chelsea are among a host of other Barclays Premier League clubs reported to be interested.
"His next stage of development is to go with better players. He has his off days like any player but he´s not fazed," said Jones. "He´s not had a full season, which is helpful. If he had been in right from the start he might not be at the level he is now."
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