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Manchester United attacking midfielder Jesse Lingard joins Nottingham Forest

Updated on: 22 July,2022 02:12 PM IST  |  Nottingham
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Lingard's move to Forest was announced late Thursday. He is the 11th signing made by the promoted club as it prepares for a first season in the Premier League since 1999

Manchester United attacking midfielder Jesse Lingard joins Nottingham Forest

Jesse Lingard. Pic/ AFP


Nottingham Forest pulled off its biggest signing since clinching a return to the Premier League by bringing in Jesse Lingard on a free transfer.


The England midfielder was available after ending his 22-year association with Manchester United during the offseason.



Lingard's move to Forest was announced late Thursday. He is the 11th signing made by the promoted club as it prepares for a first season in the Premier League since 1999.


The length of Lingard's deal was not disclosed.

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The 29-year-old Lingard spent the second half of the 2020-21 season on loan at West Ham, scoring nine goals in 16 starts in the league, and he was linked with a permanent move to the London club.

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