Bruno Fernandes improved his already unbelievable stats on Sunday night with a purpose and an help for Manchester United of their 3-1 victory over Newcastle.
With out taking part in particularly nicely, the midfielder nonetheless added two purpose contributions within the victory at Previous Trafford, which noticed United retain their spot in second within the Premier League standings.
Fernandes’ purpose and help means he now has 54 purpose involvements since making his Man United debut final February.
Solely Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski (68) has extra in that point, whereas Lionel Messi has the identical quantity.
In what was a cushty victory for United, Marcus Rashford put the hosts forward with a fantastic solo purpose on the half hour, chopping in from the left and beating goalkeeper Karl Darlow at his close to put up with a low shot.
5 minutes later Allan Saint-Maximin equalised with a slick half volley after United did not clear Joe Willock’s cross.
However United edged forward once more on the hour when Fernandes touched on a cross from Nemanja Matic and Daniel James rattled it residence on the far put up.
Fernandes added the third from the penalty spot after Rashford was tripped within the space with 15 minutes remaining.