Marcus Rashford has been ‘wonderful’ for Manchester United for the reason that restart and ‘deserves’ extra targets, Bruno Fernandes believes.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s males have been in imperious type for the reason that restart, successful 5 out of their six matches and their assault is clicking into gear, with Fernandes and Mason Greenwood scoring 5 and 4 targets respectively.
Rashford, nevertheless, is the participant from the Crimson Devils’ assault who has struggled to get as many targets and assists, having discovered the online simply as soon as for the reason that Premier League season resumed final month.
However Fernandes, who has galvanised the membership to a 17-match unbeaten run since becoming a member of from Sporting Lisbon in January, believes the England ace deserves extra credit score.
“Such as you noticed on Thursday evening [in the 3-0 victory over Aston Villa], Mason [Greenwood] scored an exquisite aim once more and Anthony [Martial] and Marcus did very nicely,” Fernandes instructed MUTV.
“I believe everyone seems to be speaking about Marcus not scoring a whole lot of targets however he’s doing an incredible job.
“The sport he’s enjoying now, perhaps he’s not reaching his targets and all the things however, with all the things we’re doing now, he’ll obtain extra targets and extra assists.
“Within the video games, within the full soccer, as a result of soccer is not only about targets and assists, it’s in regards to the staff and Marcus is enjoying very nicely for the staff.
“Anthony is enjoying very nicely and scoring targets, which is what you need as a striker, and Mason is a younger child who’s scoring each time in several methods, so that you all the time must count on one thing new from him.”
Fernandes additionally spoke about United’s energy in depth and the gamers who might make an impression off the bench.
He added: “Now we have a whole lot of high quality on the bench – Odion [Ighalo] scored within the cup towards Norwich and we even have gamers like Dan James, Jesse [Lingard], Juan [Mata], Chongy [Tahith Chong].
“So we all know after we’re drained and we’d like some freshness, we now have a whole lot of gamers for the top of the season. It’s simple to play with these sort of gamers.
“I hope Marcus can discover extra targets as a result of he deserves it for the work he’s doing for the staff, and no person sees it as a result of everybody sees the targets and who scores and assists.
“The work he’s doing for the staff is wonderful. Marcus was injured for a very long time so it’s troublesome to search out that confidence once more, to do issues like shoot from far out.
“However he’s doing an incredible job for the group and I believe he deserves credit score for this.”
Solskjaer’s facet are at the moment fifth within the Premier League – one level behind Leicester – and have a must-win match towards Southampton on Monday night