Video: These Man United fans react after Bruno Fernandes ‘stole’ goal off of teammate Dan James as star ‘should’ve left’ ball vs Real Sociedad
Video: These Man United fans react after Bruno Fernandes ‘stole’ goal off of teammate Dan James as star ‘should’ve left’ ball vs Real Sociedad.
In the 56th minute of this evening’s Europa League knockout tie between Real Sociedad and Manchester United, the Red Devils made it 2-0 thanks to Bruno Fernandes scoring his second of the night.
Fred shifted the ball out wide to Marcus Rashford, sparking a counter-attack, the star took a touch inside before firing a teasing pass that found its way through to Dan James.
James’ touch, which came under heavy pressure from Nacho Monreal, knocked the ball a little ahead of the ace, which left Bruno Fernandes to take over and curl the ball into the corner with a first-time strike.When the replays were showed, it did seem like the attacking midfielder was narrowly offside, with former Premier League and England star David James left bemused when it stood.
Some Manchester United fans also noticed that Fernandes ‘literally stole’ the goal off of James, who is making his first appearance in just over two weeks tonight, as he’s more of a rotation player this season.
Some of the faithful followers of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side also ‘should have left’ the ball to the Welshman, with Bruno’s approach also almost costing the Red Devils a second with the offside doubt.