Marcus Rashford abuse has become 'personal', says former Manchester United attacker

Erik ten Hag with Marcus Rashford during Manchester United's Premier League game against Burnley in September 2023.
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Marcus Rashford is enduring a difficult season at Manchester United and one of the club's former players believes abuse aimed at the England international online has become personal.

Rashford returned to form in 2022/23 with 30 goals in all competitions for Erik ten Hag's side, including one in the Carabao Cup final at Wembley as the Red Devils beat Newcastle United to win a first piece of silverware since 2017.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.