Bruno Fernandes is one of the best signings made by Manchester United over time and the Portugal star has again proved his abilities at Old Trafford. Now, once again, Fernandes has broken the Premier League record and thus overtook Chelsea’s Frank Lampard. Last night Manchester United played against Liverpool and Fernandes and scored the first goal in the 10th minute of the match. With this, he scored 28 goals in the Premier League, the most by any midfielder. Manchester United 2-4 Liverpool, EPL 2020-21: Mo Salah, Roberto Fermino placed the Reds in the top-four race (watch goal highlights).
Former Chelsea veteran Lampard had scored 27 goals and held the record. Talking about the match last night, United lost the match 2-4. The second goal for the home team was scored by Marcus Rashford in the 68th minute. Diogo Jota was the one who scored the first goal for Liverpool and Robert Fermino was the star for the Reds as he scored the brace. Mohammed Salah scored a goal in the 90th minute of the game and defeated the team 4–2.
Watch the tweet highlighting Bruno’s record:
Bruno Fernandes has broken Frank Lampard’s record for the most goals scored by a Premier League midfielder in a season (all competitions).
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– UtdDistrict ict (@UtdDistrict) 14 May, 2021
When it comes to possession, Manchester United had the ball for 54 per cent of the game and the rest was handled by Liverpool. Manchester United and Liverpool both had 78 percent accuracy during the match.
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