Man Utd star praised for proving people wrong after he had been written off by fans

“I couldn’t believe how big and strong he was and I’m up in the stands. So what it’s like playing against him…”

Fred spoke to MUTV about his recent spell in the United side and how he is enjoying playing alongside McTominay.

“I’m really happy to have had this consistent run in the team, it’s been really important for me to go onto the pitch and make a contribution,” he said.

“I had two of my best performances against Tottenham and Manchester City, and I think I’ve grown and improved.