Che Adams couldn’t resist a cheeky poke at Manchester United midfielder Fred following Southampton’s draw with the Purple Devils at St Mary’s on Sunday afternoon.
The Scotland striker discovered the web within the first half, nevertheless, the purpose was taken off him and credited as an personal purpose by the Brazilian.
Following the match, a reporter advised him that it was Fred’s purpose and never his. Nevertheless, Adams got here up with the proper reply.
“I believe they gave him (Fred) the purpose as a result of he doesn’t rating many, I’ll take it [deflection] as an help,” Adams quipped.
“We dug in properly and bought the purpose. They’re a high, high group however we battled properly and bought a deserved level.”
While humorous, Adams’ remark can be extraordinarily correct as Fred’s Manchester United purpose file is way from prolofic.
Since signing for the Purple Devils in 2018 he has performed 123 instances for the membership.
In that point he has solely culminated 5 targets in all competitions and simply seven assists.
For somebody who price £50 million he has not been in a position to produce as many numbers as some could have anticipated. His performances during the last three years have divided Man United followers.
Luckily for Fred, his personal purpose didn’t price his facet the match as Mason’s Greenwood’s second-half strike noticed it end 1-1.