Romelu Lukaku went absolutely mental when Nemanja Matic scored a last minute winner at Selhurst Park on Monday evening.
Although Manchester United’s title challenge is essentially dead in the water with Pep Guardiola’s City now destined to be crowned this season’s champions, Jose Mourinho’s men still seem absolutely determined to finish in second place.
Taking on Crystal Palace on Monday evening, the Red Devils found themselves two goals behind and looking at being dragged into a top-four dogfight before three second-half goals saw them steal the three points and pull nine clear of fifth place Chelsea.
After a sensational late strike from Nemanja Matic, Manchester United’s wild celebrations were aired for all to see. However, new footage has now emerged of Romelu Lukaku’s reaction to the Serbian’s strike with the forward’s extraordinary passion garnering huge attention online.
Watch Lukaku celebrating the winning goal from Matic.
This man is honored and proud to play for Manchester United!
— United Report (@ManUtdReport_) March 5, 2018
In an age where players seem to care more and more about the figure in their bank account and less and less about the badge on their chest, Lukaku’s raw passion is certainly a breath of fresh air and likely to see him becoming a Manchester United fan favourite in the years ahead.