LONDON: Mesut Ozil empathised with Bukayo Saka over his penalty shoot-out heartbreak. Former Arsenal star…
A mural in Rashford’s hometown of Withington was defaced after his penalty miss, before it was covered in messages of support.
Gareth Southgate knows this, of course, so it is a measure of his faith in Saka that he chose the 19-year-old to take England’s fifth penalty.
Red Devils are certainly regarded as the favourites to go all the way in this season’s Europa League.
Rashford was replaced in the 65th minute and Fernandes added another away goal at the death heading into a second leg.