Bruno Fernandes insists he will not relaxation until he’s helped Manchester United build on their proud historical past of profitable trophies and says he expects to spend ‘a few years’ at Old Trafford
- Bruno Fernandes signed for Man United from Sporting for £47m final January
- Since then the Portuguese star has been concerned in 46 objectives in 53 appearances
- Midfielder stated he ‘will not relaxation’ until he returns the glory days to Old Trafford
Bruno Fernandes marked the primary anniversary of his arrival at Manchester United by telling the followers he hopes to be at Old Trafford for a few years to come back.
The Portugal worldwide signed final January from Sporting CP for £47million and has been a revelation ever since.
In 53 appearances in all competitions, he has scored 28 objectives and supplied 18 assists – a complete purpose involvement that tops every other participant within the Premier League and is bettered by solely Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Robert Lewandowski in Europe’s prime 5 leagues over the previous 12 months.
It’s virtually precisely a year since Bruno Fernandes signed for Manchester United for £47m
The Portuguese star has been concerned in 46 objectives in simply 53 appearances since his arrival
But talking after his aspect have been held to a 0-0 draw by Arsenal, Fernandes insisted he shouldn’t be happy regardless of a exceptional first year in England.
‘Definitely not the consequence I needed to have a good time my first year as a Red, however we’ll hold working to enhance,’ he posted on Instagram.
‘It’s an absolute honor to play soccer with the Man Utd badge on my chest.
‘The historical past of this soccer club was constructed over wins, many wins. I got here right here to assist on persevering with that legacy, and I will not relaxation until I do it.
‘I need to thank all of the followers to your excellent assist. Hopefully, this was solely the primary of a few years collectively. Glory glory Man United!’
Fernandes is on his longest goalless run within the Premier League since he arrived in England
While he scored the winner within the FA Cup fourth spherical in opposition to Liverpool, Fernandes has now gone 5 Premier League matches with out a purpose.
This is his longest goalless spell within the league since he arrived in Manchester and his aspect have managed simply 4 objectives throughout these matches, displaying simply how a lot Ole Gunnar’s Solskjaer’s males depend on him regardless of the array of different attacking choices.
United might be hoping their star man is again on the scoresheet quickly, and they’re going to look to bounce again as they host Southampton after which Everton after every week by which their title hopes stumbled.