Bruno Fernandes confirmed his new 2022/2023 Manchester United shirt number


Bruno Fernandes confirmed his new 2022/2023 Manchester United shirt number

Manchester United midfielder Bruno Fernandes’ will be given a new shirt at the club during pre-season ahead of next season

Fernandes has played in the No 18 shirt since his arrival from Sporting in 2020

But the Portugal international will be receiving a new shirt which has been approved by the Manchester United board

However, following the departure of Pogba, Mata, Matic, and Lingard. the club will be signing new midfielders this summer

Bruno will now get forward to inheriting his favorite shirt No.8 shirt next season following Mata’s departure this summer.

Mata has worn the No.8 shirt since joining Manchester United from Chelsea in January 2014.

Fernandes was asked about his shirt number during a Twitter Q&A, saying: “I hope to get it one day….. but for now I hope to have my brother Juan Mata close to me.”

But he also revealed that his current shirt number, No 18, does still carry a certain significance.

“No 18 is also the birthday of my wife and another reason is when I grew up

“I saw Paul Scholes playing in it and for me having this shirt and this number of an amazing player is something I will enjoy. I have a lot of responsibility.

“The last three years I have played as No 8 because it’s the number my father had as a player and my birthday [date] and it’s the number I like.”

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