The Uruguayan veteran forward was tipped to leave at the end of the season after the expiry of his one-year contract.
But he has committed his future to the club for another campaign.
According to Shaw, Cavani has brought to Manchester United’s forward line is priceless.
“In the last month or so he’s been unbelievable,” Luke Shaw said.
“Not just the goals but the experience he brings to the team and the younger players.”
“He pushes them a lot and hopefully he can keep doing that towards the end of the season,” he added.
Cavani’s impressive form
Cavani has scored 15 goals this season and has been instrumental in our European and Premier League campaigns.
The South American has become a cult figure in his one season at United, impressing coaches with his fitness and attitude.