Manchester United fans react on Twitter to Nani performance

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Nani was back for Manchester United last night - Dividing opinion again.

After several weeks on the sidelines injured took him out of the firing line, Nani stepped back onto the Old Trafford pitch last night for the first time in 2013.

The Portuguese winger had infuriated fans with a string of up and down performances prior to his injury, and his failure to agree a new contract deduced many to think he could be exiting the club.

That seems unlikely to happen this month, but the summer is uncertain, so Nani needs good performances to either get an improved contract offer, or earn a move elsewhere; and he'll want to keep the fans onside too.

So how's that going? We took a look at Twitter to see what supporters thought of his first game back...

@_kinggeorgev: However infuriating Nani is, I'll always be on the edge of my seat when he has the ball.

@bigred_m:  Nani has tried taking his man on more often tonight than Valencia has all season.

@bennymufc: Nani needs to take a good look at Ryan Giggs that's a proper winger and a legend not a diving show pony who's p***ing every1 off #MUFC

@faisalshaikh1: At least There are wingers who want to take on defenders. Sir Ryan Giggs & Nani

@jakejackson5: Nani is seriously slacking!!

@olimaddox: I hope nani doesn't leave united

@rednat91: Nani wasn't great but at least he took on a defender! I'd have him on the right for the Spurs game

@peaky91: By the time i wake up nani better be on transfer list, cant believe how bad he his.

@baileyjb74: Nani offers United nothing on the left. He's far more productive on right. Valencia been s**** for ages. Needs dropping tbh.

@kayno_vieri: Last negative point. I think Nani has become United's Gervinho. Absolutely dreadful tonight. Time to sell him while he's worth something.

@ajay_mufc: Nani- nowhere near his best but showed few signs of it!! Had a shot saved off the line!! Needs to shake off the rustiness

@vinaldo7: what did these #morons expect from a guy 2 months out injured??? im embarrassed and sorry for @luisnani . welcome back from a REAL FAN#mufc

So what do you think? Time to cut Nani some slack and see what he can do? 

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