Bruno Fernandes was chosen by Manchester United fans as a player for the 2019/2020 season and thus received the Matt Busby award.
The difference is even more relevant given that the Portuguese international only played half the season after arriving at the end of January, but his impact on the team was obvious, and fans chose him several times as player of the month: with only 22 matches disputed, in February (soon the first), March, June and August, with “interference” of
Mason Greenwood in July.
According to supporters’ vote for the club’s app, Bruno Fernandes was ahead of Anthony Martial (34%) with 35.5 percent and Marcus Rashford (1
«First I want to win trophies with the team, but of course I am happy with individual prizes. Some may say they are not relevant, but they are always important to a player. We felt good, I am very happy and now I want to add more trophies with the club to this one, commented Bruno.
Bruno Fernandes succeeds Luke Shaw, elected last year and is the first to be selected with only half a season played.