Manchester United fans react to Victor Lindelof’s performance vs Juventus

Victor Lindelof has certainly been more miss than hit since making the move to Manchester United. Although it sounds harsh, I think that’s a fair assessment of his time at Old Trafford.

However, we’ve seen glimpses. There is a good footballer in there. He can organise a back line, he is great at reading the game, he is tough in the tackle. Last night, at home to Juventus, we probably witnessed his best ever display in Red Devils colours. Lindelof deserves huge credit for that.

Lindelof was going up against some of the best attackers in the world against Juventus. Cristiano Ronaldo, Paulo Dybala and Juan Cuadrado to name a few. He was easily United’s best player on the night, and in the second-half, I lost count on how many threatening attacks he neutralised due to excellent reading of the game.

It was a hugely positive night which shows why Jose Mourinho spent big to bring him in. He’s built in that Rio Ferdinand mould, having the ability to play out from the back. Now, if only United could find their Nemanja Vidic to go alongside him, that’d be wonderful. As you’d imagine, he was getting praised endlessly on social media, and rightly so…

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