Leyland lad Phil has no fears

England defender Phil Jones is not feeling threatened by Victor Lindelof's arrival at Manchester United.

Thursday, 15th June 2017, 9:41 am
Updated Monday, 19th June 2017, 12:39 pm
Phil Jones was in action for England against France in midweek

Jones was born in 
Preston and grew up in Clayton-le-Woods. He attended Balshaw’s High School in Leyland, and played for Ribble Wanderers Under-10s before joining Blackburn.

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Sweden international Lindelof may expect to be a regular at the heart of defence after his £30.75million move from Benfica, alongside Eric Bailly.

But Jones said: “Competition is always good – I’ve spoken to the manager.”