Jesse Lingard has hit out at former club Manchester United, labeling the club as ‘behind’ other elite Premier League clubs in an explosive interview.
The Nottingham Forest attacker unleashed on the Red Devils, claiming they are stuck in the past and have lacked any control since Sir Alex Ferguson departed.
Lingard told The Diary of a CEO Podcast that United briefed the press against him after a loan deal to Newcastle collapsed last January.
Jesse Lingard revealed much about his boyhood club in an explosive interview released today
Lingard claimed the deal ‘was done’ until United’s Director of Football John Murtough phoned and said he would be no longer leaving, before asking if his motivation to depart was to have ‘days off.’
‘I wanted to go on loan in January, because I…