Photo of Rashford look-alike causes a stir on social media

Photo of Rashford look-alike causes a stir on social media

A young Ghanaian boy who looks exactly like Manchester United’s Marcus Rashford, has gone viral after his photo popped up on social media.

Although the boy’s name is not known, his photo has caused a stir on social media in Ghana as many compared his looks to the England international.

Rashford was one of the stars of the show when Man United defeated Newcastle United 2-0 in the Premier League on Wednesday night.

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The 21-year-old scored the Red Devils’ second goal of the game, bringing his overall total to six Premier League goals for the season.

Moments after his heroics, celebrated sports journalist Saddick Adams, also known as Sports Obama, posted the photo of Rashford’s Ghanaian look-alike on Facebook.

Immediately, many found the fitting similarities between the two, as the young Ghanaian was also spotted in his Man United jersey.

He’s the spitting image of Rashford. From where do you find these guys?” one of the Facebook users wrote.

Another simply wrote: "[He’s Rashford’s] Photocopy.”

A third guy said: “Wow they looking alike ooooo!.”

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Rashford has been in sensational form this season despite struggling during Jose Mourinho’s tumultuous era as manager.

The English striker made his debut for the Red Devils in 2015, under Louis van Gaal, at the age of 17.

He has, however, gone on to become a regular for Man United and was given the club’s iconic number 10 jersey at the beginning of the season.

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