‘What a joy to watch him play’ – Van Persie hails Manchester United player after his performance against Everton

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Former Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has heaped praise on Manchester United midfielder Bruno Fernandes following his brilliant strike in the 3-3 draw against Everton on Saturday.

Van Persie tweeted: “Bruno Fernandes ladies & gentleman what a joy to watch him play!

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“Just wondering… how many goals for RvP with him in midfield..?”

Fernandes’ strike was undoubtedly the highlight for United and his piece of individual brilliance looked to have changed the game before the Toffees clawed their way back.