Bruno Fernandes was an “embarrassment” and summed up Manchester United’s 7-0 thrashing by Liverpool at Anfield, based on Gary Neville.
Erik ten Hag’s facet conceded six objectives the second half in a surprising collapse on the house of their largest rivals, as United suffered their heaviest defeat since Boxing Day 1931.
All through that second half, Fernandes was criticised by Neville for feigning harm below challenges by Ibrahima Konate and Alisson Becker – and the Sky Sports activities pundit criticised the Portuguese midfielder after Liverpool scored their sixth.
“Bruno Fernandes is stood within the centre circle along with his arms raised saying ‘Why is not it me coming off?’ Actually,” mentioned Neville.
“I believe a few of his behaviour within the second half has been a shame.”
Manchester United’s Bruno Fernandes reacts as his facet concede once more at Anfield
Requested to summarise United’s show at Liverpool, Neville added: “That first 40 minutes was what I’d name a basic away efficiency at Anfield. Manchester United weathered the storm and it seemed like they have been going to get that purpose and go forward at half-time.
“The second-half has been an absolute shame, a shambles. They haven’t been epitomised greater than Bruno Fernandes, who has been embarrassing – a shambles – on this recreation.
“However I’ve to say it is not their common efficiency. It is not their common spirit and kind. Ten Hag will take care of it I am certain, like he is handled different troublesome points.”
Keane: I’d go into hiding for months!
Roy Keane believes Manchester United’s senior gamers ‘let the membership down’ within the 7-0 thrashing by Liverpool at Anfield.
Fellow Sky Sports activities pundit Roy Keane didn’t criticise Fernandes straight – however mentioned the “senior and skilled” gamers “let the membership down” on Tremendous Sunday.
“The senior gamers at Man United, the large gamers, those we give a giant build-up to, the skilled gamers – they’re those who let the membership down at present,” mentioned Keane.
“I try to think about: if I had ever been overwhelmed in a giant recreation like this, I’d go into hiding as a participant. You’d. By no means thoughts just a few days, just a few months!
“It truly is that embarrassing for the gamers. What are you able to do? That is the sport. They need to bounce again and so they have a giant European recreation in the midst of the week.”
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