April 19, 2021

Premier League

Premier League Passion

Fernandes continues his favorite hobby … and equals Van Persie’s record

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Manchester United star, Bruno Fernandes, continued his strong performances with the Red Devils, by scoring against Aston Villa at Old Trafford, Friday evening, in the 17th round of the English Premier League.

Bruno Fernandes, 26, scored Manchester United’s second goal from the penalty mark in the 61st minute, to give the Red Devils a 2-1 lead.

According to Opta figures, since February 2020, Bruno has scored 9 penalties in the Premier League, with at least two penalties more than any other player.

Looking at the players who scored the most goals in the first 30 Premier League matches in the United shirt, Ruud van Nistelrooy leads the list with 22 goals, then Fernandes and Van Persie come with 19 goals.

Against 18 goals for Dwight Yorke, 17 goals for Zlatan Ibrahimovic, in addition to 16 goals for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, according to Sky Sports.