Former Manchester City and Manchester United talent Frederic Veseli scores for Port Vale

The Swiss defender scored in a win against Doncaster Rovers.

When Manchester United snapped up impressive Swiss youth international Frederic Veseli from local rivals Manchester City in January 2012 it was a stunning swoop from The Red Devils.

He looked to have all the potential to become a future star at the club; but despite being a regular for the reserves he was released by the club in the summer of 2013.

The ex-City and United star soon moved on to Ipswich Town that summer. But despite his apparent talent he never cut it at Portman Road and spent time on loan at Bury and Port Vale, before joining the latter side permanently in January.

The utility player is now 22-years-old and it is fair to say he probably envisaged himself playing somewhere other than Vale Park.

But today represented a landmark for the player. He scored.

Veseli found the back of the net in the League One clash with Doncaster Rovers today, which Vale won comfortably 3-0.

It may not be the heavy heights that once being the subject of a Manchester tug-of-war may have promised for the Swiss lad, but we imagine he is just pleased to finally be playing regular football.

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