Back to a good level under the orders of Erik ten Hag, attacking midfielder Bruno Fernandes comes out of the water after a difficult last season with Manchester United. Affected by critics, the Portuguese established his truths.
Bruno Fernandes has found a place of choice with MU.
For Bruno Fernandes, the last few months have been particularly difficult. Far from his thunderous Manchester United debut which had earned him the honorary title of best winter signing in the history of the Premier League, the Portuguese lost his luster and plunged with a team in distress.
Widely critical during the last exercise, the 28-year-old attacking midfielder experienced a slight descent into hell, which was reflected on the ground, but also in its impact in terms of statistics. And the former Sporting does not hide it, the critics have touched him.
Fernandes touched by critics
During an interview with The Athletic site, the native of Maia criticized the behavior of the media and other observers, who were very critical of him, even though they were more lenient with other players. With an unflattering comparison to former Arsenal flop, Nice loan winger Nicolas Pp.
He had a few bad games and everyone was like, ‘He still has to adapt’. But when Bruno had a bad game, it was simply because he was ranting or not concentrating on the game. For me, it was good, because it meant that I was ready and that it that was why they asked so much of mean underlined Portuguese international.
His relationship with CR7
Agac of criticism of his level, Fernandes is also not aiming for the alleged tensions mentioned with his teammate and compatriot at the Red Devils, striker Cristiano Ronaldo. Most of my assists last season were for him, so I don’t think so. I just had a bad season in terms of statistics. I don’t think it’s about Cristiano or myself. Before he arrived, I was also taking the penalties. I had two chances to take penalties last season and missed both. So I can’t blame Cristiano for taking penalties, especially when he scores them.added the Mancunian playing master.
In the meantime, if he has established certain truths, the man with 51 goals and 40 assists in 134 games with MU intends to start again, and bring the residents of Old Trafford to the top. I told them : “I feel good in the club, it’s a dream come true to be here“. I would like to create stability for myself, for my family, but I want to be competitive. I want to win trophies and play against the best. (…) I said: “I understand, but I will be here for five years and if for four or three of them we are fighting for trophies and against the best teams, in a team that wants to be competitive, and with a manager who comes to put his mark , then I agree with a”. Perfectly clear words!
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