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 inboxPaul Scholes needed only nine words to describe what he had seen from Manchester United against Brighton on Tuesday night. "Well then...
I think we have a football team," was the reaction from the United legend on Instagram after he'd watched Bruno Fernandes' brace and a fine goal from Mason Greenwood give Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side a 3-0 victory at the Amex Stadium.