Breaking: Manchester United Give New Jersey Number To Bruno Fernandes For This New Season
Tarting from the next season, Bruno Fernandes will be switching from No.18 to No.8 at Man United, the club has confirmed.
The number was previously occupied by Juan Mata who left Man United as a free agent.
It was meant to be… 🖊🔥— Manchester United (@ManUtd) July 7, 2022
Introducing our new number 8️⃣: @B_Fernandes8! 🔴#MUFC pic.twitter.com/ogkg96WgL8
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Last year, it was reported that No.8 was Bruno’s dream number – which was not at all surprising as he wore this shirt at Sporting Lisbon as well.
Still, Mata decided to stay for a year, and Fernandes had to wait for 12 months more to get his favorite shirt number.