Antony Clashed With Bruno Fernandes During Man United Clash With Crystal Palace

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Antony and Bruno Fernandes were caught up in a deep row during Manchester United’s Premier League clash with Crystal Palace.

It was a storied night for the Red Devils after they were forced to share the spoils with Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park in Premier League matchday 18.

The draw was a flattering result for the home side after Erik Ten Hag brought to bear another masterclass performance from the start.

Crystal Palace fall back throughout the first half to contain their more clinical visitors, but were finally ripped late in the first half.

Christian Eriksen perfectly unleash his false nine role and sent a cross to Bruno Fernandes inside the box

The Portuguese took his time and positioned before firing into the net to give Man United a deserved lead after dominating the game.

Despite going into the first half break with the narrow 1-0 lead, Man United fortunes in the game witnessed a sharp overturn after Casemiro received his fifth booking of the season ruling him out of the tie against Arsenal.

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Eleven minutes later, Olise hit the Reds with a stunner freekick that dragged the game to a 1-1 draw.

Meanwhile, against Bruno Fernandes claims that Manchester United under Erik Ten Hag is more United than ever, he was spotted in fiery bust-up with Antony during the game.

Antony was trying to dribble pass Crystal Palace player in the right flank, before he choose to stylishly lay off the ball to Bruno Fernandes.

The Portuguese mistook Antony’s movement and ended up allowing the ball to slowly roll out of play for a goal kick to the oppoents.

The mishap appeared to have angered the Brazil international who could be seen furiously blasting his teammate for not going for the pass.

Antony Bruno Fernandes

In revolt, Bruno Fernandes remonstrated with anger disputing Antony’s call that he should have gone for the ball.

However, it appears the seeming feud quickly died down after few minutes into the game, with both players joining efforts to push through a win for Manchester United.

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Since joining Manchester United from Ajax, Antony has been phenomenal for the Red Devils and has come to the rescue especially in big games.

He has scored against Arsenal in his Premier League debut, and also scored against Manchester City.

So far, he has made 10 Premier League appearances for Manchester United, 2 EFL Cup appearance, and five Europa League appearances. He has scored three goals, in all competitons this season.

Bruno Fernandes has played 18 Premier League matches for Manchester United. He has recorded 4 goals, and three assists. Also, he has played 2 EFL Cup matches, scoring a goal and an assist.

The Portuguese has featured in all Man United Europa League matches, and has recorded no goal or an assist in the competition.

Meanwhile, the Red Devils are still top contenders in the top-four race despite dropping points at Selhurst Park.

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