Bruno Fernandes is the newest Premier League celebrity to handle Gabby Agbonlahor’s feedback on Manchester United.
The Aston Villa legend and talkSPORT presenter was this week known as out by Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp for his robust criticism of rivals Man United of their 4-0 hammering by Brentford.
Klopp – whose Liverpool aspect face United on Monday – stated he was surprised to listen to Gabby’s stinging verdict, having branded Erik ten Hag’s group a ‘shambles’.
The German stated of United’s defeat to Brentford: “I drove dwelling, watched the primary half right here [at the Liverpool training ground], drove dwelling and listened to talkSPORT.
“And Gabby… he misplaced towards us 6-0 in my first yr. I couldn’t bear in mind him as a ‘mentality monster’ on the pitch.
“However what he stated about United on that present, I used to be near calling in and telling him, ‘You may have forgotten fully that you’ve been a participant’. It was unbelievable.”
And Klopp isn’t the one particular person to take exception to Agbonlahor’s remark about United, with Pink Devils midfielder Fernandes additionally responding.
When criticising United’s show at Brentford – their second loss in as many Premier League video games – Gabby singled out Fernandes for criticism.
He stated on the GameDay Telephone In: “Fernandes will get away with homicide. Did you see Fernandes do something? It’s straightforward to say Maguire, Ronaldo, Rashford, Sancho.
“Even when he provides you the ball, he blames you. That is the kind of participant, Bruno Fernandes. He’s the worst attainable teammate.”
When requested about Agbonlahor’s remarks, Fernandes advised ELEVEN: “It’s truthfully not one thing that worries me an excessive amount of. He’s by no means performed with me, he doesn’t know the way I’m.
“Simply yesterday I advised my spouse, who spoke to me about this interview and I stated, ‘You recognize what calms me down?’
“Simply two days in the past an individual known as Juan Mata, world champion, European champion, winner of the Champions League, all in England, stated to me: ‘You had been the perfect folks I’ve met in soccer, proceed like that, being your self, with that honesty, this potential to work’.
“If somebody says that… you know the way I’m. Boring, as a result of I demand it, however as a result of I’m demanding with myself and I additionally demand it from others.”