MANCHESTER UNITED followers obtained their first glimpse of what Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes will appear to be in tandem.
And the prospect of dealing with ‘Brogba’ should have ex-United chief Jose Mourinho anxious forward of Tottenham’s conflict with the Purple Devils subsequent week.
United supporters might be licking their lips because the Pogba-Fernandes axis seems stuffed with objectives and assists.
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The pair appeared an enormous risk of their motion in the course of the 60-minute pleasant matches towards West Brom final night time.
Behind a pacy frontline of Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial, Spurs can have their work lower out once they host Ole Gunnar Solsjkaer’s males when the Premier League restarts.
United tackle Tottenham on Friday June 19.
Pogba’s fantastic cross from the left wing was like a missile because it went straight to Fernandes’ proper boot.
It could have been a sensational aim because the Portuguese hit it first time.
However he sliced it into the appropriate aspect of the netting, agonisingly lacking by inches.
Fernandes then signalled his appreciation of the Frenchman’s killer cross, which fully bypassed the Baggies defence.
United are unbeaten in 11 matches for the reason that arrival of the £55million midfielder from Sporting Lisbon.
United boss Solskjaer has signalled his intention to play the 2 collectively in entrance of a holding midfielder.
And if he can hold on to Pogba this summer time, the pair might type a devastating partnership subsequent season.
Pogba has spent a lot of this season on the sidelines.
He was injured in September, then underwent an ankle operation in January.
However he seems again to his absolute best now.
United had been solely actually in second gear as they misplaced the primary match 2-1 however received the second sport 3-1 towards Slaven Bilic’s Championship title hopefuls.
However they may push by way of these gears this week to prepare for the massive kick-off in six days’ time.