Rashford has flourished underneath Jose Mourinho this season, and has scored 5 objectives in his ultimate 5 outings for United.
Barcelona put the cash from the sale of Neymar to just right use and stumped up £135.5million to signal Ousmane Dembele from Borussia Dortmund in the summer season.
Mbappe in the meantime joined Paris Saint-Germain on a season-long mortgage and can price £166m when he indicators on an enduring deal on the finish of the season.
Pearce, who prior to now controlled England at U-21 stage, is a big fan of Rashford, however has steered warning.
“Firstly, I have to put my colours on the mast and say he’s an outstanding talent,” Pearce informed Sky Sports’ The Debate Show.
“There’s a reservation from me as an ex-England early life kind supervisor that claims ‘how many young English players have we bigged up that we are going to build a team around’?
“Andros Townsend? Micah Richards? The multitude of those younger gamers, even Theo Walcott, who has been a little bit bit disappointing.
“The Ox, Phil Jones? They’ve had just right careers thus far, however I anticipated a little bit bit extra.
“That’s why there’s a reservation with me about Rashford.
“I believe Mbappe has delivered higher at the world degree than Marcus has at this second in time.
“I additionally am a little bit bit disenchanted with using Marcus at England early life tournaments – the loss of match soccer we’ve given him.
“He’s an impressive ability… I’m hoping he is going directly to be the entirety we wish him to be as an English participant.”
Rashford may just get started when United commute to stand Southampton the following day (3pm).