Solskjaer reveals what Fernandes does better than he did as a player

Manchester United coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said that Bruno Fernandes was a better penalty taker than he was as a player.

Fernandes scored yet another penalty this season as United defeated FC Copenhagen to reach the semi-final of the UEFA Europa League.

Speaking at a press conference after the game, Solskjaer said, reports: “He knows that keepers will wait for him to do the jump. He practises both of them and he practises both sides. He’s got them sorted better that I did.”

United have had a whopping 21 penalties this season, with Fernandes taking seven of them.

Solskjaer’s men will face the winner of tommorow’s quarter-final clash between Premier League side Wolverhampton Wanderers and Spanish La Liga Sevilla.

The Old Trafford side were not great against Copenhagen, and will need to improve in the semi-final in order to have a higher chance of progressing to the final.

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