Fred relishing ‘freedom’ that Bruno Fernandes has given him and hopes playmaker helps him score more goals for Manchester United

1 May

Fred believes Bruno Fernandes’ arrival at Manchester United is going to help him become a better goalscorer. Fernandes has galvanised the Red Devils since his £67million move at Manchester United from Sporting in January, helping them to an 11-match unbeaten run, scoring twice and providing three assists in just six appearances. And Fred, who has also improved […]

Manchester United ace Bruno Fernandes leaps to defence of Paul Pogba and claims everyone expects him to be like Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo

15 Apr

Manchester United playmaker Bruno Fernandes has leapt to the defence of Paul Pogba and says the midfielder has suffered too heavily from criticism due to the expectations people have placed on him. Fernandes, who has flourished for the Red Devils since his £67million arrival from Sporting Lisbon in January, believed critics have forgotten the quality […]

‘Manchester United are going to be great again’ – Odion Igahlo excited for life at Old Trafford alongside Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes

12 Apr

Manchester United’s on-loan strike ace Odion Ighalo believes the combination of Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes in midfield will make the club great again. Ighalo, who joined the Red Devils in January until the end of the season, has settled almost immediately with four goals in eight games, although none have been in Premier League […]

‘He’s like Eric Cantona and Wayne Rooney’ – what legends have said about Bruno Fernandes’ phenomenal start to life at Manchester United

6 Apr

Bruno Fernandes’ impact at Manchester United has been remarkable. Everyone knew the Portugal midfielder was talented, but no one expected him to settle in this quickly. In fact, it’s difficult to pick a recent Premier League arrival who has had such a significant impact in such a short space of time. Fernandes has galvanised the […]

‘Bruno Fernandes can be Manchester United’s new Paul Scholes’, says Old Trafford legend Bryan Robson

3 Apr

Legendary Manchester United captain Bryan Robson has high, high hopes for Bruno Fernandes and claims he can be the club’s new Paul Scholes. The Portugal international has made a tremendous impact at Old Trafford since his arrival from Sporting CP in January. His £47million initial transfer fee looks a bargain, too, having almost single-handedly revitalised […]

Emmanuel Petit praises Bruno Fernandes’ ‘big impact’ at Manchester United and claims Paul Pogba should have had similar influence

28 Mar

Former Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Petit believes Bruno Fernandes has shown up Paul Pogba at Manchester United, despite the Portuguese arriving at Old Trafford just three months ago. Fernandes has been a phenomenon at Old Trafford since his £67.7million move from Sporting in January, scoring twice and adding three assists in his first six starts at […]

Former Manchester United man wants Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes to play together in midfield

27 Mar

The signing of Bruno Fernandes may have cleared the path for Paul Pogba to leave Manchester United but a former Red Devil believes the pair should play together in midfield. Fernandes completed his long-awaited move to Old Trafford in January and has made a huge impact since arriving – scoring two goals and providing three […]

Manchester United’s main man already… Bruno Fernandes took just one day before dishing out advice to teammates

24 Mar

It’s difficult to pick a recent Premier League arrival who has had such a significant impact in such a short space time as Bruno Fernandes. The Portugal playmaker has been a revelation at Manchester United in his short stint with the club, scoring twice and providing three assists in just six starts. His arrival has […]

Why Manchester United star Bruno Fernandes already has a place among Premier League legends after his Player of the Month win

19 Mar

Bruno Fernandes has made a huge mark since his arrival at Manchester United. In fact, you’d be hard tasked to find many Premier League signings who have made such an impact in such a short period of time. Fernandes already has two goals and three assists in his first six starts for the Red Devils. […]

Dimitar Berbatov explains why Manchester United stars Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes would NOT work as a midfield partnership

19 Mar

Former Manchester United star Dimitar Berbatov worries that Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba may be too similar to work as a midfield pairing. The incredible start to life at Old Trafford by Fernandes has rendered Pogba a forgotten figure, as the Frenchman continues to battle back from an ankle injury. Fernandes, the Portugal international, won the […]

Bruno Fernandes future Man United captain? ‘He’s the leader Man United have needed’, says Stuart Pearce

14 Mar

Bruno Fernandes’ instant success and influence at Manchester United has been compared to club legend Eric Cantona, with Stuart Pearce claiming he is the leader the Red Devils have been missing. Fernandes has been a revelation since his arrival from Sporting Lisbon in January, and his £47million initial transfer fee now looks a bargain due […]

‘Manchester United have needed a player like Bruno Fernandes for ages’ – Praise for midfielder after derby defeat of Man City

9 Mar

Bruno Fernandes has been hailed as ‘the player Manchester United have missed for ages’ after the team’s superb run of form since his arrival continued in last weekend’s Manchester derby. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side claimed a surprise 2-0 victory over Man City on Sunday to complete the league double over their blue rivals. The victory […]

Tony Cascarino suggests ‘terrific’ Bruno Fernandes and Harry Maguire can help Manchester United return to past glories

8 Mar

Bruno Fernandes and Harry Maguire are ‘terrific’ players that will be important for Manchester United for years to come, suggests Tony Cascarino. Both are new players for the Red Devils, with Fernandes arriving in January while Maguire signed last summer. United have noticeably improved since Portuguese midfielder Fernandes joined, having not lost in their last […]

Manchester United can sell Paul Pogba now they have ‘sensational’ Bruno Fernandes says Danny Murphy, who regrets Liverpool didn’t sign him

2 Mar

Danny Murphy believes the arrival of ‘sensational’ midfield star Bruno Fernandes means Manchester United can get rid of Paul Pogba, also admitting his regret that Liverpool didn’t sign the Portuguese ace. Fernandes continued his brilliant start to life in a Red Devils shirt on Sunday with another goal in United’s 1-1 draw at Everton. The […]

Paul Scholes compares Bruno Fernandes to Eric Cantona and Wayne Rooney and says star has ‘made Manchester United watchable’

28 Feb

Paul Scholes has compared Bruno Fernandes to Manchester United legends Eric Cantona and Wayne Rooney, saying the January signing has ‘brought life’ back into the Red Devils team. Fernandes has had a huge impact at Old Trafford since his arrival from Sporting Lisbon, with two goals and two assists in five games for his new […]

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer press conference: Manchester United manager on the Bruno Fernandes ‘X-factor’ and the Brugge player ‘similar to Liverpool’s Mane’

26 Feb

Bruno Fernandes adds an ‘X-factor’ to Manchester United’s play, according to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The Portuguese moved to Old Trafford in January and had arguably his best game in United colours during their 3-0 win over Watford last weekend, with Fernandes grabbing both his debut goal and an assist. He may feature in the […]

Man United paid £16.5m MORE than they should have for Bruno Fernandes as Sporting Lisbon chief explains transfer mistake

15 Feb

Manchester United shelled out £16.5million more than they should have done to sign Bruno Fernandes, according to Sporting Lisbon vice-president Francisco Salgago Zenha. In a transfer battle which lasted for more than six months, United finally signed the 25-year-old on the final week of the January transfer window for £67m. However, Zenha insists that although the […]

Bruno Fernandes is an ‘artist’ and could have similar effect at Manchester United as Eric Cantona did, suggests Paul Parker

14 Feb

Manchester United signing Bruno Fernandes poses similarities to when Eric Cantona arrived at Old Trafford in 1992. This has been suggested by former Red Devil Paul Parker, who played alongside the flamboyant Frenchman for four years. A deal for midfielder Fernandes was finally completed towards the end of the January transfer window, Man United forking […]

Why Bruno Fernandes moved to Manchester United and not Tottenham in transfer window

13 Feb

Tottenham Hotspur had the chance to beat Manchester United to the signing of Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon, but refused to meet their valuation. That’s according to the Portuguese club’s president Frederico Varandas, who sanctioned a £50million deal to sell Fernandes to United last month. After months of speculation, the midfielder completed his move to […]

‘His brain is quicker than many others’ – Ole Gunnar Solskjaer excited by Manchester United new boy Bruno Fernandes

11 Feb

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has hailed Manchester United new boy Bruno Fernandes, saying the midfielder’s brain is ‘quicker than many others.’ United completed the signing of the Portuguese playmaker from Sporting CP shortly before the end of the January transfer window in a deal which could be worth up to £68million. Fernandes made his United debut […]

Bruno Fernandes transfer just the start as Manchester United chief Ed Woodward hints at several summer additions

10 Feb

Ed Woodward has hinted there may be several new additions at Manchester United this summer. While the Europa League and FA Cup still provide a shot at silverware, this is shaping up to be another disappointing season for the 20-time league champions and the club’s executive vice-chairman acknowledges the next transfer window is an ‘important […]

Scott McTominay provides injury update and admits he ‘cannot wait’ to play alongside new Manchester United star Bruno Fernandes

10 Feb

Scott McTominay has his sights set on silverware as the injured Manchester United midfielder edges closer to a return. One of few shining lights in a challenging start to the season, the ever-improving 23-year-old midfielder has been sidelined with a knee injury since Boxing Day. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expected McTominay to be out until early […]

Bruno Fernandes will star for ‘one of the biggest clubs in the world’ Manchester United, claims Man City playmaker Bernardo Silva

10 Feb

Bernardo Silva believes Manchester United’s January signing Bruno Fernandes has what it takes to thrive at ‘one of the biggest clubs in the world’. After weeks of negotiations, Red Devils chiefs last month finally agreed Fernandes’ transfer to Old Trafford in a deal worth up to £67million. United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer made it his […]

Football writer ‘worried’ for Bruno Fernandes at Manchester United as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer doesn’t improve players

31 Jan

There are fears Bruno Fernandes may not reach the heights expected of him at Manchester United following his £67.7million arrival from Sporting Lisbon. The Red Devils finally confirmed the signing of the Portugal international on Thursday, the eve of deadline day, after a month-long pursuit. Fernandes, who has been described as ‘the best player in […]

‘He’s fantastic’ – What Cristiano Ronaldo said about Manchester United’s deal for Bruno Fernandes

31 Jan

Cristiano Ronaldo has given the seal of approval to Manchester United’s signing of Bruno Fernandes. United completed a deal for Ronaldo’s fellow countryman on Thursday, with the Portuguese midfielder joining the Premier League club from Sporting CP in a deal which could be worth up to £68million. Likened to Frank Lampard and with an emphatic […]

Bruno Fernandes breaks down in tears during goodbye message to Sporting Lisbon as Manchester United transfer nears conclusion

30 Jan

Bruno Fernandes was unable to hide his emotions during a teary goodbye message to Sporting Lisbon as his Manchester United transfer moves closer to completion. The Portugal midfielder, 25, has arrived at Carrington for a medical after the two clubs finally agreed a deal which could rise beyond £67million. He is expected to become a […]

Manchester United agree to sign Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon as transfer saga finally ends with deal which could reach £65m

29 Jan

Manchester United have confirmed an agreement with Sporting Lisbon over the signing of Bruno Fernandes to end a month of difficult transfer negotiations. Fernandes, 25, will join the Red Devils for a fee believed to be in the region of £46.6million, plus a series of add-ons which could see the deal rise beyond £65m, subject […]

Bruno Fernandes transfer to Manchester United on as Sporting receive higher offer and midfielder could play against Wolves

28 Jan

Manchester United appear to have finally got their man by raising their offer for Bruno Fernandes to £46.6million, plus a series of add-ons. Various news outlets report the 25-year-old will cost £21.1m in add-ons and the Premier League side will give Sporting another £4.2m based on appearances next season and another £4.2m if they qualify for […]

Barcelona hoping to hijack Manchester United’s deal for Bruno Fernandes as negotiations continue to stall with Sporting

28 Jan

Barcelona are reportedly hoping to hijack Manchester United’s move for Sporting playmaker Bruno Fernandes. The LaLiga giants are said to be ‘confident’ they can seal a move for the Portugal international after United failed to meeting Sporting’s asking price for the midfielder, but they want to send him out on loan immediately. According to Superdeporte, […]