Bruno Fernandes denies clashing with Solskjaer after Man United's loss to Spurs

Bruno Fernandes denies clashing with Solskjaer after Man United's loss to Spurs

- Bruno Fernandes has confirmed that there is no ill-feeling between him and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

- The Portugal international was reported to have clashed with the manager after the loss to Tottenham

- The Red Devils will make a tricky trip to St.James' Park to face Newcastle at the weekend

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Bruno Fernandes has denied claims that he clashed with Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after the 6-1 thrashing from Tottenham in the last Premier League outing, Sport Bible reports.

The Portuguese midfielder has settled quickly into the Red Devils' squad since his arrival from Sporting Lisbon during the last January transfer window.

Fernandes seemed to have been unhappy after United were trailing by 4-1 in the first half of the game and was involved in a bust-up with Solskjaer.

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Bruno Fernandes denies clashing with Solskjaer after Man United's loss to Spurs
Bruno Fernandes denies clashing with Solskjaer after Man United's loss to Spurs. Photo by Peter Powell/Pool
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Fernandes told Sport TV:

"There's been a lot of speculation about that.
"First it was a discussion with teammates, as it did not stick, it was a discussion with only one teammate [Victor Lindelof], as it did not stick now, it is the discussion with Solskjaer.
"I believe it is a way to destabilise the group. What was said is in no way true.
"I was replaced at half-time, it is true, by technical option. The coach told me that the game was almost over and that we would have a lot of games ahead of us. Got it. I was not satisfied but said nothing that could harm the group."

After the international break, Man United will return to action against Newcastle at St.James' Park.

And Fernandes has insisted that the speculation between him and his teammates must stop as they ready to bounce back from their defeat to Spurs.

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The Red Devils have lost two of their opening four Premier League matches this season and the team along with Solskjare have come under attack for their lackluster performances.

Fernandes added:

"Do not use my name, my colleagues or the coach to make trouble at Manchester United.
"The atmosphere is good and the team is ready to give an answer in the next game."

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Meanwhile, had earlier reported that Edison Cavani has said the pair of Anthony Martial and Mason Greenwood will flourish at Man United but should the two improve on their work rate.

Both Greenwood and Martial have been mainstay squad players for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as the Norwegian continues his rebuilding bid at the club.

After the departure of Romelu Lukaku, Martial was handed United's no.9 shirt, with Solskjaer charging him with the responsibility of leading the club's attack line.

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