Manchester United fans surprised as Lingard can’t stop scoring for West Ham

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At 28, Jesse Lingard ought to be in his prime, but the United academy product had instead sealed a loan move away from the club, after struggling for more than a year for Manchester United.

Lingard sealed a January loan move to West Ham, and has been on fire for the Hammers ever since.

West Ham are fighting for a top four finish, and Lingard has helped add steam to their Champions League fight.

The Manchester United loanee was on song again on Sunday, as West Ham defeated Leeds United 2-0, to mark Lingard’s fourth goal in just six games, and he has also had two assists to the good.

United fans have been expressing their awe for the in-form forward