How Bruno Fernandes performed in Portugal’s 2-0 win over Uruguay

Miracle O. Nwoke
Manchester United midfielder Bruno Fernandes makes headlines after he single-handedly help Portugal to beat Uruguay in the World Cup.

Bruno Fernandes was by far the best player on the pitch as Portugal secured a comfortable 2-0 win over Uruguay in the Qatar World Cup.

The Manchester United midfielder, Fernandes, scored twice to take Portugal through to the round of 16 of the World Cup with a game against South Korea to spare.

Fernandes won the man of the match award following his superb individual performance and his top display came days after he provided two assists to help Portugal beat Ghana 3-2.

According to StatmanDave via Twitter, below are Bruno Fernandes’ performance by numbers vs Uruguay;

84% pass accuracy

83 touches

5/6 long balls completed

3 ground duels won

3 shots on target

2 goals

Portugal will face South Korea later this week.

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