After scoring a stunning goal against Panama, England midfielder Jesse Lingard was lauded by Phil Jones. England and Manchester United defender Phil Jones praised team-mate Jesse Lingard for his rapid development for club and country. Lingard was on the scoresheet as England thrashed Panama 6-1 at the World Cup on Sunday, sealing progression from Group
Phil Jones is taking inspiration from the unusual source of rivals Manchester City as Manchester United look to push for an unlikely Premier League triumph. City have dominated the top flight this season and only suffered their first defeat of the campaign on Sunday, going down 4-3 to Liverpool in an enthralling encounter at Anfield.
Manchester United’s faltering form over the Christmas period leaves them battling for a top-four spot in the Premier League, according to defender Phil Jones. Jose Mourinho’s side were held to a third consecutive draw when Saturday’s game against Southampton at Old Trafford finished goalless. United head into their New Year’s Day clash at Everton 15