Jesse Lingard reveals he wants to make major career change

    FOOTBALLER Jesse Lingard says he is aiming to become an actor — despite admitting he is “really bad with lines”.

    The former England and Manchester United player, now with Nottingham Forest, has set his sights on becoming a big name on screen after ­finishing on the pitch.

    Jesse Lingard says he is aiming to become an actor once he retires from football

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    Jesse Lingard says he is aiming to become an actor once he retires from footballCredit: Reuters

    Lingard, 30, said: “But I need to take drama classes — I’ve not done that yet.

    “I just love films.

    “I’ve always been a big film lover.

    “And to be involved in a film or a series would be amazing.

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    “I need to really home in on the drama side of things — I’m really bad with lines to be honest.”

    Jesse, also a businessman, told the Diary of a CEO podcast: “I think I’ll start in comedy first.”

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