Social reaction: 'Bringing the points back to Manchester'
Bruno Fernandes believes the togetherness and team spirit of the squad was the difference-maker in the win over Southampton.
It was United's second win of the week, having beat Liverpool on Monday.
And Fernandes' moment of magic earned the Reds three points on the road for the first time this season. Captaining the side, our 'Portuguese magnifico' praised the squad's togetherness after a challenging 1-0 win.
Togetherness and team spirit make the difference today 💪🏼— Bruno Fernandes (@B_Fernandes8) August 27, 2022
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Fernandes' teammates have also taken to social media to praise the victory, which included an all-important clean sheet - another first under manager Erik ten Hag.
Scroll down to see what the players have been saying...
Great fight again, clean sheet and a victory 🔒 pic.twitter.com/cOyXUF8Utl— David de Gea (@D_DeGea) August 27, 2022
Bringing the points back to Manchester ✔️ pic.twitter.com/dFij5fvdgl— Tyrell Malacia (@TyrellMalaciia) August 27, 2022
Next up for the Reds: is an away trip to the King Power Stadium on Thursday for a midweek clash with Leicester.
The Foxes were beaten 2-1 at Chelsea on Saturday and have taken just one point from their opening four fixtures.