Fernandes has rapidly developed into considered one of United’s most vital gamers since becoming a member of the Red Devils from Sporting Lisbon in January 2020.
The 26-year-old has scored 22 targets and made 12 assists in 46 appearances this season, though his contributions in matches towards fellow top-six golf equipment has been criticised.
Sutton, nevertheless, believes Fernandes wants ‘more help’ from his Manchester United team-mates in such video games, with the Red Devils going through rivals and Premier League leaders Man City on Sunday.
‘Apparently Bruno Fernandes doesn’t flip up towards the Big Six,’ Sutton advised the Daily Mail. ‘Seven video games, one purpose, no assists.
‘But Manchester United’s masterful midfielder can’t do all of it on his personal.
‘Fernandes has had an Eric Cantona-esque affect on the membership and is the one United participant who would stroll into this City crew.
‘That is why he is scrutinised more than anyone else but he needs help. It cannot be that if Fernandes doesn’t flip up, United don’t flip up.
‘He has scored once in those seven games – a penalty in the 6-1 defeat by Spurs – but that’s yet one more than his team-mates. Fernandes might do with stepping up, however so might the remainder!
‘United won’t have a lot of the ball on Sunday and should depend on the counter-attack. You don’t envy their activity of stopping City from making it 22 consecutive wins.
‘Stopping City doing their factor may be like Whack-a-Mole. You can snuff out one City participant however one other one will pop up.
‘They’re always shifting and rotating, and Kevin De Bruyne is the grasp of getting between the strains. To watch him in full move is a deal with.
‘He is the great entertainer and, as a neutral, I just hope this match lives up to its billing. Let’s not have one other bore draw, please!’
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