Fred: Man Utd adaptation going well

first_imgNew Manchester United signing Fred is starting to feel good about his adaptation at the club after a slow start.Fred is reported to have cost United £53 million (€59m/$69m) after impressing at Shakhtar Donetsk during a five-year spell in Ukraine.Although he showed flashes of class, Fred’s form in his first few matches was disappointing and he looked rusty on his Premier League debut against Leicester City. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Man Utd ready to spend big on Sancho and Haaland in January Who is Marcus Thuram? Lilian’s son who is top of the Bundesliga with Borussia Monchengladbach Brazil, beware! Messi and Argentina out for revenge after Copa controversy Best player in MLS? Zlatan wasn’t even the best player in LA! ✍️BREAKING: Beram Kayal has signed a one-year contract extension, extending his time with the club until June 2020.#BHAFC 🔵⚪️Read ➡️ https://t.co/jU6rfFiTN9 pic.twitter.com/LUSWauRfbe— Brighton & Hove Albion ⚽️ (@OfficialBHAFC) September 28, 2018 ” target=”_blank”>But the Brazil international is feeling better about his contributions after scoring his first goal for the club in the 1-1 draw with Wolves last Saturday.”I was really happy [to score],” Fred told MUTV.”I even had the chance to dedicate it to my son that will be born soon. This goal was really important to me and I hope it is the first of many.”I’m still adapting to many things and in the previous games I wasn’t playing as well as I was playing before I joined the club.”Now I feel much better and to be able to score my first goal was really amazing.”Fred’s pledge. #BemVindoFred #MUFC pic.twitter.com/oC8GkwavCI— Manchester United (@ManUtd) June 21, 2018United travel to West Ham on Saturday and the match will see Fred come up against a familiar face in Felipe Anderson, who joined from Lazio in pre-season.”He is a guy that has been playing with me since 2009 in the Brazilian [set-up],” Fred said.”We played in the [Under-20] Copa America together, and the Olympic Games [warm-up matches]. He is a guy that I admire a lot, he is a dear friend of mine.”When he signed with West Ham and I signed with Man United, we spoke about playing against each other.”I wish all the best for him in this team, I hope he is also adapting really well, but in the game against us, the victory will be ours, not theirs.” Check out Goal’s Premier League 2019-20 fantasy football podcast for game tips, debate and rivalries.last_img

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