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28th Nov 2015

The internet reacts as Man United rescue a point against high-flying Leicester City

Ben Kenyon

Once upon a time Leicester vs Manchester United probably wasn’t exactly a major glamour tie.

But these days this top-of-the-table clash is the hottest ticket in town.

The focus was on one man – Jamie Vardy – and the free-scoring former Fleetwood Town man didn’t let the world down and bagged his 11th consecutive Premier League goal, knocking United legend Ruud Van Nistelrooy off the top spot. It only took him 24 minutes.

While the world was still congratulating the Englishman, Bastian Schweinsteiger popped up to open his United account on the stroke of half time to restore parity.

Both sides had chances to win the game but neither could find the net in the second half and the game finished 1-1 with The Foxes still sitting a point above United in second.

The internet reacted in style after the game.  Obviously everyone was still in awe of Jamie Vardy’s record-breaking exploits…


What’s the opposite of awe? Whatever the word is, that’s pretty much how the internet was feeling about another abject performance from Wayne Rooney.

But the performance of United’s Matteo Darmian didn’t set the world on fire either…

Then attentions inevitably turned to one man…