Loads of MUFC fans react to excellent Lukaku strike vs Crystal Palace

Manchester United took the lead against Crystal Palace with a clinical right footed finish by Romelu Lukaku.

The strike was Lukaku’s 9th Premier League goal of the campaign, having struggled for form for most of the season.

Lukaku had earlier missed a fantastic opportunity to open the scoring, blazing Luke Shaw’s corner over the bar from point blank range.

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Though the pair would combine once again, and after Shaw’s adventurous run, the ball fell to United’s Belgian centre forward who slotted the ball home cooly with his weaker foot.

Crystal Palace have also missed a hatful of chances this half, most notably Jeffrey Schlupp who almost capitalised on United’s lazy defending to equalise almost immediately after United’s opener.

Fans were quick to praise England full-back Luke Shaw’s influence in United’s opening goal:

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