The Portugal international has actually scored 5 goals and registering 3 assists in 8 Premier League appearances given that signing up with from Sporting Lisbon.
Bruno Fernandes thinks it is not fair on his Manchester United teammates for he and Paul Pogba to declare all the acclaims following a regular 3-0 triumph at Brighton on Tuesday night.
The Portugal international has actually shone given that moving to Old Trafford from Sporting Lisbon during the January transfer window, scoring 5 goals and registering 3 assists in 8 Premier League appearances.
2 of those goals came either side of the break at the Amex Arena in another remarkable screen by the Portuguese as United improved their Champions League hopes, Mason Greenwood having actually opened the scoring on the south coast.
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The three-month enforced break due to the coronavirus pandemic has actually assisted the Red Devils, with Pogba returning from injury to sign up with Fernandes in midfield and their relationship on the pitch has actually got fans and experts purring.
Nevertheless, when asked how fired up he had to do with creating a relationship in midfield with Pogba, Fernandes stated: “Paul is an incredible player however I do not desire to talk excessive about me and Paul due to the fact that it is not fair enough on the other teammates.
“Of course Paul has such good qualities and is so important for us and I think we can combine together, we have qualities and we can play together, but also we know we have some teammates who can do very well when we are out. I think it’s not fair on the other guys if we talk just about me and Paul.”
On his efficiency, the 25- year-old added: “I was fortunate for the first goal however likewise the keeper was fortunate for my first shot– the ball struck the post! I think I am pleased.
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” It was fantastic. It was a great task from Paul. In the first goal, the ball came back for me, he understands I will exist to shoot. And the second goal was an incredible assist from Mason, an incredible pass, and I did a great shot.
“Of course I am really happy for my goals, but I’m more happy for the result because the team deserves this and we are fighting for the place in the Champions League and we know we can achieve this.”
Red Devils boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confessed Greenwood’s goal was one he would have taken pride in.
Solskjaer stated: “Yes, absolutely. He has a flair of that. He can go inside, he can go outside, he’s just as excellent with his right foot as his left foot. He’s becoming a fine player.
Mason Greenwood opened the scoring for Manchester United (Mike Hewitt/NMC Pool/PA)
“He played fantastically. He is a young kid and a special kid. We know when he gets face up, looking forward, it is dangerous. But then I thought his hold-up play and his general link-up play today was great.”
Inquired About Fernandes’ second goal, Solskjaer stated: “Great pass by Nemanja, great cross by Mason and fantastically finished by Bruno. Very, very happy, with all the goals to be fair.”
Brighton head coach Graham Potter had no grievances about the result.
Brighton manager Graham Potter confessed United was worthy of all 3 points (Mike Hewitt/NMC Pool/PA)
“I think we played against a really good side tonight to be honest,” he stated. “Congratulations to Manchester United– they were the much betterteam I think they had some real excellent quality.
” I think we stuck at it, and I believed our reaction in the second half specifically was actually actually excellent, perhaps was worthy of a goal.
“But overall the better team won. We’ll take the positives from the game on to Saturday (when Brighton are at Norwich).”