The Red Devils suffered a demoralising 2-0 defeat at residence to Burnley on Wednesday night time however Scholes says the loss may do Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ‘a favour’ within the transfer market.
Goals both facet of half-time from Chris Wood and Jay Rodriguez noticed the Clarets safe a memorable win at Old Trafford as United remained fifth within the Premier League.
Solskjaer has recognized Fernandes as a prime goal through the January transfer window and Scholes believes United may wrap up a deal for the Portuguese midfielder within the coming days after the Burnley defeat.
‘Too often this season Manchester United have had two good results and then had two or three bad results,’ Red Devils legend Scholes informed Premier League Productions.
‘That performance tonight might do him [Solskjaer] a favour in the transfer market. It might spur the club on to spend that few extra million on the players they’re like Bruno Fernandes.
‘It might get done tomorrow because of this. He needs more bodies in the building. He’s bought some large accidents so he wants assist.
‘The club need to help him now. I fear for the next few weeks because the injured players aren’t coming again for some time. He’s caught with these gamers for now until they signal anybody.’
Solskjaer’s facet produced a mediocre efficiency towards Burnley and the under-fire supervisor admitted the show was ‘not good enough’.
He mentioned: ‘At one point it felt like we were creating openings and didn’t take them. We maintain our fingers up, it’s not adequate.
‘Burnley scored one wonder goal and one you see them score all the time. When you are dominating and you don’t have that innovative to rating that was disappointing.
‘When they scored, we didn’t have a solution. The gamers are giving every little thing, they’ve finished completely implausible thus far this season however they understand it wasn’t adequate tonight.
‘The boys looked mentally tired towards the end, we didn’t discover that creativity. We can’t really feel sorry for ourselves.
‘When you’re at Man Utd you’re privileged since you are enjoying for the perfect membership on the earth.
‘Sometimes you go through periods like that and it is a test I am sure they are going to come through.’
Manchester United face both Watford or Tranmere within the FA Cup on Sunday.