United believed about signing Fernandes during the summer transfer window of 2019 but, ultimately, decided to wait till January before bringing him to Old Trafford.

The 26-year-old has actually remained in spectacular kind ever because, moving the Red Devils to third in the Premier League table last term.

Fernandes has continued to provide for United this season, scoring 9 goals and signing up five assists from 13 matches.

And, speaking to BT Sport ahead of the match against Leicester at the King Power Stadium, the playmaker applauded Solskjaer for the faith displayed in hi,.

“Straight away, when I showed up, the confidence the coach displayed in me was excellent,” he stated.