Manchester United fans destroy Jesse Lingard for poor attempt vs Dortmund

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Jesse Lingard may have only scored Manchester United's winning goal in the FA Cup final against Crystal Palace a couple of months ago, but it appears that he still has a lot of work to do to make it at Old Trafford. 

Lingard, 23, has more often than not split opinion amongst the United faithful, but it's uncertain as to whether new manager Jose Mourinho will hand him a prominent role in the team ahead of the 2016/17 season. 

The Special One is certainly handing him a chance to impress and the youngster is currently starring against German outfit Borussia Dortmund in China. 


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The Red Devils fell behind after Gonzalo Castro scrambled home the opening goal of the game, while Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has since doubled Dortmund's lead from the penalty spot. 

But before Aubameyang's strike, Lingard was handed a glorious opportunity to find the back of the net. 

Poor shot 

As you can see below, the wide-man was through on goal but struck a tame effort towards Roman Weidenfeller's goal.  


It really was a poor effort and fans of the Red Devils duly reacted on social media.

Here are the best tweets: 

United fans: does Lingard have a long-term future at your club? Have your say below! 

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