Bruno Fernandes sets two records as Manchester United beat Newcastle United 3-1

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Manchester United beat Newcastle United on Sunday 3-1 thanks to goals from Marcus Rashford, Daniel James and Bruno Fernandes.

Manchester United midfielder Bruno Fernandes set two records as he scored in Manchester United’s victory over Newcastle United.

According to Opta, Fernandes has scored and assisted in a league game for the seventh time this season; the most of any player across the top five European leagues in 2020-21.

Following his assist for Daniel James’ goal, Fernandes is now the third player within Europe’s top five leagues this season to reach double figures for both goals and assists in league matches, alongside Harry Kane (13goals, 11assists) and Thomas Müller (10goals, 10assists).