Paul Parker feels Fernandes should choose Liverpool over United
Former Manchester United player Paul Parker thinks it would be a brave decision by Portuguese star Bruno Fernandes to join Manchester United from Sporting Lisbon. (h/t Express)
The Portuguese star has been subject to intense speculation after a stellar season where he scored 32 goals and made 18 assists in 53 appearances for Sporting. (h/t Whoscored)
With the January transfer window set to open, United are ready to rekindle their interest in the Fernandes. (h/t Express)
Speaking on the topic, Parker thinks that Fernandes will be taking a risk joining United at this point.
“Does he want to go Manchester United? Because trying to paint on that canvas is going to be really hard. Seriously hard.”
Parker went on to say that Fernandes will find it much easier to join United’s rivals – including Liverpool.
“To go to Spurs may be easier. To go Liverpool would be easier. to go to Manchester City would be easier.”
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Fernandes has continued from where he left off last season and has scored 11 goals and 10 assists in 19 appearances for Sporting. (h/t Whoscored)
He has made 19 appearances for the Portuguese national team and was part of the squad that won the UEFA Nations League in 2018-19.