Marcus Rashford.

Marcus Rashford scores two goals in first half of Manchester United debut

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Nobody had heard of Marcus Rashford before Thursday but now everybody is calling the Manchester United striker’s name.

The 18-year-old has followed up his brace against FC Midtjylland with a brace in the first half against Arsenal.

His Premier League debut will go down as one of the greatest in the league’s history and is eerily similar to Wayne Rooney’s Manchester United debut.


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Rooney scored a hat-trick on his United debut and Ashford is one goal away from grabbing one himself.

Rashford’s emergence has been the perfect way for United fans to forget what has been a pretty disastrous season.

Check out his goals below.

Of course, Twitter went wild as the youngster stunned the Gunners and put a dent in their title hopes.

England fans are now calling for Roy Hodgson to include the forward in his squad for this summer’s European Championships, if you would believe it.

Danny Welbeck got Arsenal back into the game moments before half-time as an exciting second half awaits.

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