Manchester United fan filmed yelling insults at substitute Jesse Lingard during the first half collapse against Liverpool … before the England star responds ‘I’m not on the pitch’ when things got ugly in the stands at Old Trafford
- Manchester United was beaten 5-0 by Liverpool in the Premier League
- Mood turned sour as United’s rivals dominated at Old Trafford
- Jesse Lingard was an unused substitute, but was still attacked by a fan
Jesse Lingard was abused by a Manchester United fan during Sunday’s loss to Liverpool even though he was not even on the field.
United were humiliated by their rivals at Old Trafford, losing four goals before the break and ultimately losing 5-0.
The mood turned sour as Liverpool ran rampant and some of the united supporters started targeting the players.
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Lingard was an unused substitute, but that didn’t stop a fan from saying some less than tasty words to him as he warmed up.
A video was shared on social media of the incident, showing Lingard responding by reminding the man that he was not even in the field.
Mohamed Salah scored a hat-trick as Manchester United was shattered to leave Ole Gunnar Solskjaer under the most intense scrutiny of his nearly three years in charge.
The 202nd meeting of two of English football’s greatest rivals will remain in memory after Jurgen Klopp’s men went berserk and recorded the club’s biggest win at Old Trafford.
Liverpool were as impressive as United were poor, with a brilliant hat-trick from Salah that complemented the first goals of Naby Keita and Diogo Jota in a 5-0 win in which replacement Paul Pogba was sent off.
Lingard was an unused substitute as United suffered a truly devastating defeat