Manchester United left back, Luke Shaw has picked up a horrific injury against PSV in the first half of their group game.
PSV defender Hector Moreno inflicted a season ending injury on the young England full back with a diving tackle.
The players looked shell-shocked as Shaw screamed with agony.
Images and reaction to the tackle indicated that Shaw might have a broken leg and could miss the rest of the season.
— Dane aka Dave ™ © (@DJ__NUFC) September 15, 2015
Following his horror tackle, Moreno himself realised how bad the injury was and looked distressed.
Overwhelmed by the messages of support, Shaw took to Twitter to thank his fans and promised to come back stronger.
Thank you everyone for your messages , words can’t describe how gutted I am , my road to recovery starts now, I will come back stronger.
— Luke Shaw (@LukeShaw23) September 15, 2015
Here is how Twitter reacted to the horrific leg-breaker.
Always sad when someone gets injured that bad…all the best and speedy recovery to @LukeShaw23
— Pepe Reina (@PReina25) September 15, 2015
— Jerome Boateng (@JB17Official) September 15, 2015
Such a shame for Luke Shaw; was one of United’s best attackers and defenders. Sure will miss his direct running. — Liam (@OffsideLiam) September 15, 2015
That leg break is absolutely horrifying. Such a shame for Luke Shaw. Had started this season brilliantly. Terrible to see.
— Viktor Fagerström (@ViktorFagerLFC) September 15, 2015
Got to feel for Luke Shaw. Got the feeling that he was finally coming to grips with his potential. — Tony Evans (@TonyEvans92a) September 15, 2015
And he was just beginning to enjoy his footballing days at United, Luke Shaw. To see any player injured in such severity is awful. Gutted.
— GP/ INACTIVE (@AFCPrime) September 15, 2015
Pictures of the Luke Shaw injury look horrific. Hope I’m wrong but fear the worst.
— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) September 15, 2015
Here is how the UK media reacted to Shaw’s shocking injury.