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Jesse Lingard takes mind off Nottingham Forest release by jetting off for sun-soaked holiday in Barbados

  • Lingard released by Forest
  • Endured terrible season
  • Looked happy in pictures from Barbados

WHAT HAPPENED? The 30-year-old posted pictures of himself and a friend on holiday in the Caribbean island on the same day Forest confirmed he will not be retained after the end of his contract.


THE BIGGER PICTURE: Lingard endured a disastrous season at the Premier League side since he became Forest's highest-paid player when he signed on a one-year contract last year. The England international started 12 of the 17 Premier League matches he played in and failed to register a goal or an assist.

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WHAT NEXT FOR LINGARD? The former Manchester United winger will recuperate over the summer and consider his options as he looks for a new club.