Gary Lineker reacts on Twitter to Derby County's win over Manchester United

Ex-Spurs player Gary Lineker looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane on April 10, 2016 in London, England.

Derby stun Manchester United at Old Trafford.

Frank Lampard, Manager of Derby County celebrates following his sides victory in the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Manchester United and Derby County at Old Trafford on September...

Match of the Day host Gary Lineker hailed rookie manager Frank Lampard after his Derby County side knocked Manchester United out of the Carabao Cup.

Jose Mourinho picked a strong United side, including big money striker Romelu Lukaku.

The Red Devils took an early lead through Juan Mata but could not build on it.

 

A fantastic second half free-kick from Harry Wilson brought the scores level, before Jack Marriott gave Derby a lead and Marouane Fellaini forced penalties.

Derby won 8-7 on penalties with Phil Jones the fall guy for United.

Scott Carson of Derby County saves the Eighth penalty from Phil Jones of Manchester United, putting Derby County through to the next round of the cup during the Carabao Cup Third Round...

Amid the post-match focus on United's problems, Gary Lineker hailed Derby's achievement.

 

Derby were hammered by Leeds 4-1 in their opening home game of the season, but Rams boss Lampard has rallied impressively since.

The Rams are in sixth place, just two points off the top of the Championship, and this victory will breathe further life into their promotion hopes.

The Derby County team celebrate victory after a penalty shoot out in the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Manchester United and Derby County at Old Trafford on September 25, 2018 in...

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