Modified 18 Feb 2020, 06:36 IST
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer praised Bruno Fernandes’ efficiency towards Chelsea and stated the Manchester United midfielder’s set-pieces have been “high class”.
Fernandes’ excellent nook was headed in by Harry Maguire within the second half of United’s 2-0 Premier League win over Chelsea on Monday.
Solskjaer was delighted with the midfielder, who arrived at United for a reported £47million in January, and hailed his set-piece potential.
“He’s a high participant, he needs to get on the ball,” the United supervisor advised a information convention.
“But at set-ball supply he is high class, one of many higher ones I’ve seen. And Harry, we all know if he can get a run on the ball he is harmful and he obtained the purpose.”
— Bruno Fernandes (@B_Fernandes8) February 17, 2020
The win, arrange by Anthony Martial’s first-half header, moved United into seventh and inside three factors of fourth-placed Chelsea.
But Solskjaer nonetheless needs to see extra from his group, who go to Club Brugge within the first leg of their Europa League last-32 tie on Thursday.
“Of course we wish to be within the Champions League subsequent yr, and we have given ourselves an opportunity by this consequence, however we all know that we have to enhance,” he stated.
“On creating probabilities, scoring targets. We confirmed a clear sheet once more right this moment, a basis to construct from.
“We’re going to work laborious, get better now as a result of we have a sport on Thursday. So thanks for the assistance, all of the restoration we get in Europe.”
Published 18 Feb 2020, 06:36 IST
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