“I joined when I was 17. Some of the lads are the same age. I’ve been there and done that.
“I can guide them in what’s good and what isn’t. I can hopefully motivate them as well.”
Despite the impasse in negotiations, United are expected to return for Sancho with two months of the transfer window still to go.
It has been claimed Sancho may need to force matters by handing in a transfer request.
But former Crystal Palace striker Clinton Morrison feels the saga will end in Sancho being a United player next season.