MARCUS RASHFORD appeared as gobsmacked on the pitch as Paul Scholes did within the stands after the England striker produced an astonishing miss throughout Manchester United’s second vs third conflict at Leicester.
It could not be uncharitable to say man-of-the-moment Rashford for as soon as put himself within the highlight for undesirable causes when from six yards he headed over a net that was as empty as the seats behind it.
Paul Scholes cannot disguise his amazement at Marcus Rashford’s miss
And United legend Scholes stated it greatest with out saying a phrase.
The TV pundit arched backwards, open-mouthed and along with his arms clutching his head.
Rashford recovered effectively sufficient from that second-minute blooper to tuck United forward halfway by means of the half, making him at 23 the third- youngest United participant to achieve 50 Prem objectives.
Harvey Barnes, although, quickly levelled for the Foxes with a 20-yard stunner.
And Rashford’s objective failed to avoid wasting him from him being reminded of an unbelievable however unwelcome stat.
Sky Sports activities identified he has failed to move a scoring try on objective since… final Boxing Day!
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Nothing can detract from Rashford’s achievements on and off the sphere over the yr, although.
And he was joined by Previous Trafford team-mate Brandon Williams in serving to Manchester’s homeless over Christmas.
That got here days after Rashford was given a particular award on the BBC Sports activities Character of the Yr occasion, having been made an MBE in October.
Marcus Rashford is equally baffled by his miss however later bagged the United openerCredit score: Getty Pictures – Getty