Bruno Miguel Borges Fernandes (born 8 September 1994) is a Portuguese footballer who plays for Primeira Liga club Sporting CP and the Portugal national team as a midfielder. Fernandes started his career at Serie B side Novara Calcio and soon featured for Udinese and Sampdoria in Serie A.
In 2017, he signed with Sporting CP where he established himself as one of the best players in the Primeira Liga. He was named the LPFP Primeira Liga Player of the Year in both 2017–18 and 2018–19. In the latter season, he also helped Sporting win the Taça de Portugal. A senior international since 2017, Fernandes represented Portugal at the 2016 Summer Olympics and 2018 FIFA World Cup.
straight to your inbox every day, freeManchester United secured their first Premier League victory at Old Trafford this season with a 1-0 triumph against West Brom on Saturday.Bruno Fernandes' penalty, at the second attempt, was enough to see off Slaven Bilic's Baggies, who are still awaiting their first win of the campaign.
Victory was enough to to lift United into the top half of the Premier League standings, with Fernandes catching the eye once again.