Bruno Miguel Borges Fernandes (born 8 September 1994) is a Portuguese footballer who plays for Primeira Liga club Sporting CP and the Portugal national team as a midfielder. Fernandes started his career at Serie B side Novara Calcio and soon featured for Udinese and Sampdoria in Serie A.
In 2017, he signed with Sporting CP where he established himself as one of the best players in the Primeira Liga. He was named the LPFP Primeira Liga Player of the Year in both 2017–18 and 2018–19. In the latter season, he also helped Sporting win the Taça de Portugal. A senior international since 2017, Fernandes represented Portugal at the 2016 Summer Olympics and 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Manchester United are interested in both Christian Eriksen and Frenkie de Jong this summer as Erik ten Hag reshapes his squad ahead of next season.
United have been linked with a number of past and present Ajax stars this summer including the likes of Antony, Jurrien Timber, De Jong, Eriksen and Lisandro Martinez.
United are set to make an improved offer to Barcelona for Frenkie de Jong. The two clubs have as yet been apart in their valuations of the player, though there is optimism at Old Trafford that a deal can be agreed with the Spanish giants reportedly open to selling the Dutch talent.Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk