Gary Neville has urged Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to think about using each Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba as attacking midfielders in his XI.
The Crimson Devils supervisor dropped the Frenchman in latest matches to accommodate two defensive midfielders, with Scott McTominay and Fred most well-liked in a double pivot behind Fernandes within the 0-Zero stalemate with Chelsea on Saturday.
However United icon Neville, talking on Sky Sports activities’ Monday Evening Soccer, believes his former teammate ought to think about using each gamers in an adance place with a single holding midfielder behind them, in the same solution to how Pep Guardiola used David Silva and Kevin de Bruyne at Man City.
He mentioned: “I believe it’s an issue when you’ve £150million value of midfielders on the bench.
“You’ve acquired one participant who has gained the World Cup and been dominant in Europe.
“He’s Manchester United’s report signing and but can’t get within the workforce.
“For me, I’ve by no means understood why Ole hasn’t tried one sitter with Pogba and Fernandes in entrance, like De Bruyne and David Silva.
“De Bruyne and Silva weren’t disciplined midfield gamers earlier than Pep Guardiola arrived, he made them into that.
“In order that’s the one system I can see the place it will be apparent to get these two into place
He added: “Possibly Ole has seen it in coaching and didn’t prefer it.
“Most of the time, Ole has performed Matic and Pogba sitting alongside one another with Fernandes in entrance.
“Pogba can’t play there, in that place you do must be disciplined. However with one holding participant you do have extra freedom to run ahead.”
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Jamie Carragher, nonetheless, disagreed along with his colleague and claimed the partnership would by no means work.
He added: “It’s higher for the workforce having Fred and McTominay in there.
“However a Fred and McTominay centre-midfield shouldn’t be ok for Manchester United to problem for the Premier League.
“Fernandes is their man within the No10 place however I don’t understand how Ole can proceed to not decide a £90million signing.
“It’s not simple for the supervisor however at some stage he’ll get again into the workforce. However for me Pogba and Fernandes won’t ever work.”
The Crimson Devils are at present 15th within the Premier League desk, having gained solely two of their opening 5 video games.