Bruno Fernandes breaks Christiano Ronaldo Man United record. Meanwhile, Paul Pogba is reportedly excited about United’s plans to sign Jadon Sancho. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made it clear to old Trafford bosses. That he wants to sign the young Borussia Dortmund winger this summer as he looks to strengthen his attacking front three.
Manchester United’s transfer plans went underway when Nemanja Matic signed a new long term deal on Monday. The French international now looks likely to stay at the club. According to Journalist, David Ornstein, he claimed that moves for Jack Grealish & Donny Van de Beek could be swept under the carpet.
Ornstein told The Athletic in a Podcast. “Somebody told me that he’s expressed his excitement at the idea, the possibility of playing with Sancho.”
Bruno Fernandes match Ronaldo’s record
We are not saying that it’s going to happen but it would suggest how strong United’s midfield is & will need no recruitments coming in there.” Reports all claim that talks have begun with Pogba’s representatives to renew the Frenchman’s contract which expires next summer. However, Bruno Fernandes has been named Premier League player of the month for the second consecutive time. Since joining in the January window.
The Portuguese playmaker has been a key figure for the club which resulted in Four goals & 1 assist since the league resumed.
United set Premier League record
Manchester United beat Aston Villa 3-0 at Villa Park last night. Making them become the first team in premier league history to win four successive games. Using a margin of three or more goals. The victory also extended United’s unbeaten run to 17 games in all competitions with Fernandes playing a key role in the club’s recent form.
Bruno Fernandes has been involved in 13 goals for Manchester United more than any other player during the period. The Portuguese midfielder has scored 5 goals with 9 shots on target, 2 penalties scored, 3 assists & 12 chances created for Manchester United since the Premier League restart.
The Red Devils continued their impressive run towards champions league qualification with a comfortable 3-0 win over Aston Villa. United broke the deadlock when Fernandes won a controversial penalty in the first half following a clash with Eric Konsa.
Mason Greenwood got the second goal with a superb shot getting his goal tally to 16. In the second half, Bruno Fernandes & Paul Pogba combined to score a well-worked corner kick to make it 3-0 for Villa who struggled all through the game. Greenwood has scored more goals than Alexis Sanchez, Angel Di Maria & Radamel Falcao combined at Old Trafford.
Former England manager, Glenn Hoddle, believes that Greenwood is a better goal poacher than Marcus Rashford. Both players have been brilliant on the wings with Anthony Martial spearheading the attack.
Despite their impressive form, Solskjaer is prepared to strengthen his attacking options. With the addition of Borussia Dortmund winger, Jadon Sancho as his top priority. United are just one point adrift Leicester City as the race for top four heats up. Manchester United will face Southampton at Old Trafford on Monday evening.