Lineker and more: Twitter reacts to Luke Shaw’s horrific injury during PSV v Man United

Messages flood in for Luke Shaw after he is carried off on a stretcher with a serious injury during Manchester United's clash at PSV

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Luke Shaw suffered a suspected broken leg in the first half against PSV Eindhoven Photo: BT Sport

Luke Shaw suffered a suspected broken leg during the first half of Manchester United’s Champions League clash with PSV Eindhoven on Tuesday night.

The 20-year-old England defender suffered the horrific-looking injury in the 15th minute when he was brought down by a hefty challenge by Hector Moreno.

Shaw required lengthy treatment on the pitch before he was carried off on a stretcher wearing an oxygen mask to warm applause from the crowd.

The pictures of the injury prompted a huge response on social media – and here are some of our favourite updates following the horrific-looking setback for the former Southampton man.

Arsenal shareholder Piers Morgan is one of the first to tweet about the incident:

Gary Lineker is concerned:

Alan Shearer is gutted for the defender:

Arsenal star Aaron Ramsey offers his sympathy:

Jack Butland chimes in with his own message of support:

Ben Foster sends his best wishes to the defender:

And Alan Tonge also chimes in:

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