Bruno Fernandes responds to being the fastest Manchester United midfielder to reach impressive goal record

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Manchester United midfielder Bruno has responded to claims he is the fastest United midfielder to reach 20 goals.

The Portuguese admitted that having penalties helped him in reaching the impressive feat.

When asked about how he feels upon becoming the fastest Man United midfielder to reach 20 goals, Bruno Fernandes replied with a sarcastic smile: “Penalties help. Everyone will say that for sure.”

He also added: “I’m happy for that, my teammates have helped me for sure. It was really important that everyone helped me in the first games, the first days, so everything I’m doing on the pitch is with the help of my teammates and staff and everyone.”

The midfielder scored a brace in our Champions League over Turkish side Istanbul Basaksehir to increase his United goal tally.