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.
Manchester United.And it appears there are a number of reasons for the shift in position for the Frenchman.Most commonly Pogba has played in the no.
10 role for United, but with Bruno Fernandes now occupying the main playmaker role, he has been forced to play further down the pitch.Moreover, it’s thought that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants more protection for the back four, having seen them struggle on their own at times.Pogba’s physical presence has always made him a threat both in defence and.