On loan


Left-sided defender who looks extremely comfortable in possession.

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  • Date of birth

    23 Mar 2003

  • Joined

    11 Sep 2020

Loan watch: Alvaro scores first senior goal


Fernandez struck for Benfica in their 3-1 win at Farense on Monday evening.

  • published time 21 hour agoNews

Academy Weekly: Celebrating graduates


Celebrating graduate achievements, match highlights, loanee updates and exclusive insight in our round-up...

  • published time Mar 24News

Fernandez secures loan move


Alvaro is heading to Benfica for the second half of the season, after being recalled from La Liga club Granada.

  • published time Jan 24News

Academy Weekly: Europe, charity and WW1 education


The latest news from our world-famous Academy after a weekend defined by one graduate's crucial contributions.

  • published time Oct 23News

Who is playing on international duty?


Find out which Reds are competing in the upcoming fixtures.

Fernandez heads out on loan


United full-back Alvaro will gain top-flight experience in his native Spain.

  • published time Sep 23News

Fernandez: I feel ready for 2023/24


Young defender Alvaro discusses his pre-season with United, following a successful loan spell at Preston in 2022/23.

Pellistri x Fernandez


During Tour 2023, we spoke with Facundo Pellistri and Alvaro Fernandez to discuss loan spells, development and more...

  • published time Jul 23Video

Alvaro's chance in the Land of Opportunity


Fernandez is backed to make the most of the Tour 2023 games in the United States.

  • published time Jul 23News

New squad numbers for four players


The changes for 2023/24 have been confirmed ahead of our first pre-season friendly, against Leeds in Oslo.

  • published time Jul 23News

Making an impact on loan


Watch this compilation of some of the best attacking moments from our loanees in 2022/23...

  • published time Jun 23Video

Loan Watch: Our 2022/23 round-up


Now the season is over for all of United's on-loan players, we recap how they performed for their temporary clubs.

  • published time Jun 23News

Fernandez: Thank you, Preston North End


United Academy defender Alvaro Fernandez has expressed heartfelt thanks to his loan club.

  • published time May 23News

Fernandez’s best skills and assists


Watch the best skills and assists from Alvaro Fernandez’s loan spell in Lancashire, courtesy of Preston North End…

  • published time May 23Video

Loan Watch: Three Reds on the scoresheet


Sunderland star Amad was one of a trio of United youngsters to find the net in the latest round of matches.

  • published time May 23News