Paul Scholes was left massively involved by Bruno Fernandes’ quiet displaying in Manchester United’s 0-0 draw with Arsenal.
Fernandes has been a revelation since transferring to Old Trafford one year in the past, however he has drawn criticism for failing to show up in United’s largest video games.
The Portuguese midfielder has a exceptional tally of 11 objectives and eight assists in 21 Premier League appearances this season, however simply considered one of these objective involvements got here towards a fellow ‘Big Six’ membership.
Fernandes has additionally did not reside as much as his personal lofty requirements in United’s final two outings – the 2-1 defeat by Sheffield United and the 0-0 draw with Arsenal.
Scholes blasted Fernandes for latest “disappointing” performances
Red Devils legend Scholes says he has been left “disappointed” by Fernandes in latest fixtures and admits United don’t appear like a group able to lifting the Premier League on the finish of the season.
“They (United) can’t seem to win those games,” Scholes informed Premier League Productions , per the Manchester Evening News.
“When you’re struggling against Sheffield United the other night, you’re beaten by them and then you come to a big game, they just can’t win them.
Fernandes was not his usual self during the 0-0 draw with the Gunners
Fernandes was not his normal self through the 0-0 draw with the Gunners
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“They just can’t find a way of doing it. Bruno Fernandes has been disappointing in every single one of them. He’s had great numbers, great assists, great goals. In the last five games against big teams, he’s had no goals, no assists.
“It’s actually worrying and that is why United are the place they’re at. They’re in position tonight nevertheless it’s not a position the place you assume ‘this group will go on to win the league’.”
Scholes also highlighted the lack of urgency amongst United’s players as a whole during the stalemate at the Emirates.
He added: “They’ve come to Arsenal, who aren’t an awesome group, and they have not gained the large recreation. There is not any desperation to win it both. I do not see them throwing our bodies ahead.
“Arsenal weren’t a threat going forward, no [Bukayo] Saka, no [Pierre-Emerick] Aubameyang. United don’t do enough to win these big games, they don’t throw enough bodies forward and they don’t have a desperation to win them and to go on to win the league.”
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