- Bruno Fernandes has gotten praises from Owen Hargreaves
- Hargreaves compared him to Kevin De Bruyne for his performances
- Fernandes has been superb since he moved to Old Trafford
Former Manchester United midfielder Owen Hargreaves has praised the performances of Bruno Fernandes since he joined the Old Trafford landlords from Sporting Lisbon.
The 39-year-old has however compared the Portuguese to Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne who is leading the assist chart this season in the Premier League.
Bruno Fernandes got the praise from Owen Hargreaves following Manchester United incredible win in the Europa League against LASK where he impressed the fans.
The encounter was played behind closed doors due to the disturbance of coronavirus and Bruno Fernandes supplied the superb pass which helped Odion Ighalo score the first goal for United.
Manchester United have however not lost any game with Bruno Fernandes in the squad as he has been superb for the Red Devils.
Owen Hargreaves who was known for his superb display in the midfield during his active playing time has now saluted Bruno claiming he likes his game according to UK Mirror.
"Like De Bruyne, he plays at his own speed and he's never rushed, finds pockets of space. Every time he gets the ball, he makes something happen. Fernandes is on fire,'' Hargreaves said on BT Sport.
Kevin De Bruyne is knwon as arguably the best assist provider in the Premier League considering his performances for Manchester City since he joined them.
Bruno on the other hand has made Manchester United fans not to think about the unavailability of Paul Pogba who has been out of action since December last year.
Solskjaer has a mandate of finishing among the top four this season as the Red Devils currently occupy fifth position on the Premier League table.
United will be facing LASK in the second leg of their Europa League round of 16 encounter next week Thursday.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is now reportedly engaging himself in extra training as he gears up to return to the Red Devils' first squad after being out for the past three months.
The France international has not played for Manchester United since December 26 due to injury, but he has resumed training now ahead of possible return to action.
United chiefs were forced to enter the transfer market in January where they bought Portugal international Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon.
And since Bruno Fernandes joined Manchester United, he has been superb for the Red Devils with fans also impressed with his performances so far.
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