Jesse Lingard breaks silence after costing Man Utd with gaffe against Young Boys with grovelling apology to fans
JESSE LINGARD has apologised to Manchester United fans for his gaffe that value them a Champions League stage at Young Boys.
The midfielder’s woeful backpass carried out Theoson Siebatcheu in to make it 2-1 to the hosts contained in the fifth minute of second-half stoppage time.
Lingard, 28, purchased proper right here in for criticism from all angles after the error and has fronted up to it on social media.
He posted an image of himself attempting glum after the ultimate phrase whistle on Twitter and Instagram.
And the sooner West Ham loanee wrote: “Last night time hurt. Every time I pull on the United shirt, I hope individuals perceive what it means to me.
“I always go out wanting to do the best for the club, the team and especially the fans. I’m upset for my part in the defeat.
“I under no circumstances need to lose any sport nonetheless errors occur in soccer and we now push on collectively.
“We will all pick ourselves up and I can’t wait for Sunday.”
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Cristiano Ronaldo gave the Red Devils the lead after merely 13 minutes in Switzerland on what appeared set to be a easy opening night time outing contained in the Champions League.
But United fell aside following Aaron Wan-Bissaka’s crimson card for an ankle-high first half draw back.
Young Boys levelled before sub Lingard’s nightmare switch allowed the hosts to seize the winner.
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Rio Ferdinand, 42, went in two-footed as he assessed the sport for BT Sport and in distinction it to final season’s embarrassing defeat inside the equal rivals away to Istanbul Basaksehir.
He stated: “This is Basaksehir as quickly as additional. It’s a big mistake from Jesse.
“Wherever you go in Europe you might have purchased acquired to be in your sport.”
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