Tag: Jesse Lingard

Butt keen to build on ‘shining example’ of United academy trio

Manchester United’s head of academy Nicky Butt has hailed the continued rise of “shining example” graduates Marcus Rashford, Jesse Lingard and Paul Pogba and emphasised the club’s determination to try to produce more players like them in the future.

Rooney says goodbye but England say hello to future

England great Wayne Rooney got a heartfelt send-off and first-hand glimpse of the future as debutant Callum Wilson completed a comfortable win for Gareth Southgate’s experimental side against the United States.