'Start him ahead of Rooney' - Man Utd fans lose collective s**t over young forward's insane lob

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Demi Mitchell
Demi Mitchell

Demi Mitchell looks to have a big future at Man United, if this wondergoal scored for the club's reserve side is anything to go by.

Manchester United fans are very excited by young winger Demetri Mitchell, and so they should be.

The 19-year-old was playing for the Red Devils' reserve outfit against Leicester City last night.

With the game looking like it would end a stalemate, 'Demi' popped up with an absolutely delicious goal.

Having gathered a Foxes attempt with ease, United goalkeeper Sam Johnstone launches the ball upfield.

The humongous kick flummoxes the Leicester defence as the centre-half makes the rookie mistake of leaving the ball go over his head.

One bounce allows Mitchell, United's furthest forward player, to race onto the ball before sending an outrageous lobbed effort spiralling over the Leicester keeper with his first touch.

Just magnificent:

Not ones to get easily excited, United fans were quick to start the Mitchell bandwagon: