# Bruno Fernandes

This month
March 2023
# repsonse
Ten Hag backs Fernandes - 'Best player on the pitch, it shows his personality'
The Manchester United boss was impressed as his side bounced back from their Anfield nightmare.
# defiant
'We didn't give up, that's nonsense' - Rashford
Meanwhile, Erik ten Hag has confirmed Bruno Fernandes will remain as captain if Harry Maguire is not on the pitch.
# Let Off
Bruno Fernandes set to avoid FA punishment for appearing to touch assistant ref
The incident happened near the end of Manchester United’s 7-0 defeat by Liverpool at Anfield yesterday.
Last month
February 2023
# Rivalry
No fear for Bruno Fernandes as he leads Manchester United to Elland Road
Leeds looked on course for a vital victory at Old Trafford last night and the sides meet again on Sunday.
This year
# What a hit!
Manchester United's winning streak ended by stunning stoppage-time free kick
Michael Olise was the Crystal Palace hero in a 1-1 draw at Selhurst Park.
Last year
# Anger
Pepe and Fernandes blast referee after Portugal exit
Facundo Tello, his two assistants and the video assistant were all from Argentina.
# portugoal
Bruno believed Ronaldo had scored, but no interest in who bagged opener against Uruguay
The Manchester United star’s double sent Portugal marching on last night.
# Job Done
Bruno Fernandes stars as Portugal beat Uruguay to reach World Cup knockout phase
Fernandes’ 54th-minute goal, followed by a penalty in added time, proved enough to turn a tight and tense contest Portugal’s way.
# stuck in the middle
'I don’t have to pick a side' - Fernandes on Ronaldo's United exit
Bruno Fernandes insists Portugal are “focused 100%” on the World Cup despite the distraction of Cristiano Ronaldo’s departure from Manchester United.
# taking a stand
It should be done in a better way – Bruno Fernandes questions World Cup in Qatar
Attention will now turn towards the showpiece tournament in the Gulf state, which opens on November 20
# well beaten
Man United must use pain of derby defeat to improve - Bruno Fernandes
Erling Haaland and Phil Foden both scored hat-tricks in Sunday’s game at the Etihad Stadium.
# Underperforming
Fernandes laments Man United display after fans chant 'you're not fit to wear the shirt' at players
The 20-time English champions are guaranteed to finish with their lowest points tally of the Premier League era.
# disillusionment
No heart, no soul – Roy Keane reveals ‘sadness’ at state of Man United
The Red Devils were thumped 4-0 by Liverpool.
# available
Bruno Fernandes fit to face Liverpool despite car crash
Fernandes was involved in a car crash today, in which nobody was injured.
# dropped points
Bruno Fernandes calls for Manchester United to raise standards
United’s hopes of finishing in the Premier League top-four were dealt a setback at Old Trafford on Saturday.
# 2026
Bruno Fernandes signs new Manchester United deal
The midfielder has scored 49 goals and contributed 39 assists in 117 games to date.
All time
# clubmates
Ronaldo-Fernandes combination hasn't ignited for Portugal and Ireland will hope that continues
John Brewin examines the relationship between two Manchester United team-mates ahead of their World Cup qualifier in Dublin.
# Frustration
'The problem is the way we concede goals. It’s too easy' - Fernandes
The midfielder was speaking after his side’s defeat to Manchester City on Saturday.
Fernandes won't shy away from penalty duty for United after costly Villa miss
The Portuguese playmaker was given the chance to level proceedings in yesterday’s game at Old Trafford.
# Good start
4 assists for Pogba and Fernandes hat-trick as Man United hammer Leeds
The atmosphere was crackling as the ground welcomed a sell-out crowd for Saturday’s Premier League clash.
# Confident
Manchester United are ready to win trophies – Bruno Fernandes
United finished second in the Premier League and lost the Europa League final on penalties last season.
# Below-par Bruno
'I'm sure if you ask him where the blame lies, he'd be pointing in the direction of his manager'
Shane Keegan and David Sneyd joined Paul Dollery on The Football Family podcast.
# Record Breaker
Cristiano Ronaldo makes history in front of over 60,000 supporters
Portugal were made to work but ultimately were too good for Hungary.
# Taking Its Toll
Players’ union boss warns that Manchester United’s 4-game week ‘is not physically possible’
FIFPRO general secretary Jonas Baer-Hoffmann has often spoken about the unacceptable burden on players.
# King Bruno
Fernandes must 'win things the way Eric did' to justify Cantona comparisons
The Portuguese star will ultimately be judged on the trophies he accumulates, according to Steve Bruce.
Fernandes makes the difference as United win thrilling cup tie with Liverpool
It finished 3-2 to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side at Old Trafford.
# Unimpressed
Bruno Fernandes hits back at Jurgen Klopp over penalty claims
Man United have been awarded 20 spot kicks in the Premier League since the start of last season.
# Impressed
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer praises ‘physical monster’ Scott McTominay
Manchester United put six past their rivals Leeds at Old Trafford.
# getting better
Manchester United scrape to first home league win after penalty controversy
Bruno Fernandes scored the game’s only goal from the penalty spot.
# Pastures new
Man United midfielder seals Lazio loan move
Andreas Pereira could make his debut at the weekend in the Serie A clash with Inter Milan.
# Report
Former Newcastle loan player the hero, as Man United dumped out of Europa League
Luuk De Jong’s goal sent Sevilla into the final, where they will meet Inter Milan or Shakhtar Donetsk.
Bruno Fernandes plays down Eric Cantona comparisons
The Portuguese star has made a massive difference to drag United into the Premier League top four.
# Talking Points
Man United star Fernandes ends the season in fitting fashion and 4 more Premier League talking points
The Portuguese midfielder scored a crucial penalty against Leicester.
# Going Well
United star Bruno Fernandes wins another Premier League Player of the Month award
The Portuguese midfielder has enjoyed a dream start at Old Trafford.
# var
Premier League tells BBC that VAR got last night's penalty decisions wrong
A Premier League spokesperson told Match of the Day that the video assistant referee made wrong calls in all three of last night’s fixtures.
# Paul Pogba
Paul Pogba insists he wants to deliver trophies for Manchester United
The midfielder says he is not thinking about his future at the club.
# Red DEvils
United star Bruno Fernandes: 'It’s not fair on the other guys if we talk just about me and Paul'
The midfielder has scored five goals and registered three assists in eight Premier League appearances since joining from Sporting Lisbon.
# Reaction
Solskjaer hails 'game-changer' Fernandes
Man United produced one of their best performances of the season at the Amex Stadium.
# honours even
Late penalty VAR drama as Spurs and United share the spoils
Bruno Fernandes’s penalty cancelled out Steven Bergwijn’s first-half strike at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
# Influential
Bruno Fernandes wins Premier League Player of the Month after excellent start to life at Man United
The Portuguese midfielder has been key to the club’s recent good form since arriving in January.