Bruno Fernandes salary, net worth, age, girlfriend, Career and much more

Bruno Fernandes age, position, salary, team, Wife, facts, football Career

Bruno Fernandes is a Portuguese footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder. He currently plays for Manchester United and the Portuguese national team. He is often regarded as one of the best midfielders in the world. He has been playing football since he was a child and he has an incredible vision of the game.

Bruno Fernandes is known for his creative and offensive style of play which has led him to be regarded as one of the best players in the world. Here, we take a closer look at Bruno Fernandes’s age, position, salary, team, girlfriend, facts, and football Career so far.

Who Is Bruno Fernandes?

Full name Bruno Miguel Borges Fernandes but commonly known as Bruno Fernandes. He is a Portuguese professional football player. He plays as a midfielder for the Portugal national football team and the famous English football club or Premier League club Manchester United.

Before playing for Manchester United, this Portuguese footballer also played for several professional football clubs such as Novara, Udinese, Sampdoria, and Sporting CP. He begins his professional career for the Italian football club, Novara. He played for this team for one year from 2012 to 2013 and he scored four goals in 23 arrivals.

This Portuguese football star start his international career for the Portugal national football team on 10 November 2017 against Saudi Arabia in Viseu. He is known for his hard-working, playing devoir, and playing styles.

Bruno Fernandes Facts

Full NameBruno Miguel Borges Fernandes
NicknamePortuguese Lampard
ProfessionFootball Player
Date of Birth & Age 8 September 1994 (age 27)
Birth PlaceMaia, Portugal
Marital StatusMarried
Hometown & Country Maia, Portugal
Height1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)

Bruno Fernandes Early Life

Bruno Fernandes was born into a middle-class family and a football-loving family on 8 September 1994 in Maia, Portugal. His dad is an ex-footballer who left this career to provide a better life and his mother was very fond of football.

Bruno Fernandes has an elder brother whose name is Ricardo. In addition, he has a sister but her name is not available at this moment. He grew up with his two siblings in his hometown in Maia.

From his childhood, he had a great interest to become a professional football player. His parents and his brother Ricardo also motivated him to play football very much. He started his youth career for the Portuguese football club Infesta in 2002 when he was only eight years old.

Bruno Fernandes Current Team

Bruno Fernandes is the current playing for Manchester United FC.

Bruno Fernandes Age

Bruno Fernandes is 27 years old in 2022

Bruno Fernandes Wife

Bruno Fernandes is married with Ana Pinho in 2015.

What is Bruno Fernandes’s Playing Position?

He plays as a midfielder in his team.

Bruno Fernandes’s Salary and Net Worth in 2024

Bruno Fernandes’s salary in 2024 is £12.48 million per year. He has 4 years and £50 million gross remaining on his contract with Manchester United, expiring on Jun 30, 2026.

Bruno Fernandes’s net worth is estimated to be around $70 million in 2024. This includes his salary, his transfer fee, and his endorsements. Fernandes’s salary is £12.48 million (€14.4 million) per year, and his transfer fee was €55 million (£48 million). He also has endorsement deals with Nike, Red Bull, and Electronic Arts.

Bruno Fernandes Football Career

Here, we take a closer look at Bruno Fernandes’s Football career so far.

Club Career

Sporting CP

On 27 June 2017, after returning from the UEFA European Under-21 Championship, Fernandes joined Sporting CP on a five years deal, for a reported fee of €8.5 million-plus bonuses. On 6 August 2017, Fernandes made his debut for the club in a 2–0 home victory against Desportivo das Aves. He scored four goals in his first five Primeira Liga games, including a brace in a 5–0 away win against Vitória de Guimarães. Fernandes’ first appearance in the UEFA Champions League group stage was on 12 September, where he put the visitors 3–0 ahead in the 43rd minute of an eventual 3–2 win at the Olympics. He finished his first season with 16 goals across all competitions, second only to Bas Dost, and provided 20 assists, being named in the Primeira Liga Team of the Year and Primeira Liga Player of the Year.

2018–2020: Highest-scoring midfielder in Europe

Fernandes scored his 23rd competitive goal of the 2018–19 campaign during a 3–1 home win against Portimonense on 3 March 2019, through a late penalty, surpassing António Oliveira’s club record for goals by a midfielder in a season, set in 1981–82.  On 5 May, he scored a hat-trick in an 8–1 away rout of Belenenses SAD, in the process becoming the highest-scoring Portuguese midfielder in a single season of all time, with 31 goals to his name. He scored his 33rd and final goal of the season on 25 May 2019, during Sporting’s victory against Porto in the Taça de Portugal final. He was named Primeira Liga Player of the Year for the second successive year for his performances in the 2018–19 season.

Manchester United

On 29 January 2020, English club Manchester United confirmed they had reached an agreement with Sporting for the transfer of Fernandes for a fee reportedly worth up to €80 million (£67.6 million), subject to the player passing a medical and agreeing to personal terms. The transfer was officially completed the following day, for an initial fee of around €55 million (£47 million), plus up to €25 million (£21 million) in add-ons and 10% of the profits should United ever sell Fernandes. Fernandes signed a five-and-a-half-year contract.

He made his debut on 1 February, playing the full 90 minutes of a goalless draw at home to Wolverhampton Wanderers. In Manchester United’s 2–0 away win over Chelsea on 17 February, he provided an assist for the second goal, a header from Harry Maguire. Fernandes came on as a late substitute for Manchester United against Club Brugge in a 1–1 draw on his European debut for the club.

 He scored his first goal for Manchester United against Watford on 23 February, converting from the penalty spot in an eventual 3–0 victory at Old Trafford, a match in which he also provided an assist for the third goal scored by Mason Greenwood. His first European goal for the club came in the second leg of their UEFA Europa League round of 32 tie against Club Brugge at Old Trafford, in which he scored a penalty, helping them to a 5–0 victory.

2020–2021: Record success and Europa League final

On 26 September, Bruno Fernandes scored his first goal of the season against Brighton & Hove Albion in the 100th minute of a 3–2 win at the Amex Stadium; it was one of the latest goals in Premier League history, and came after referee Chris Kavanagh had blown the final whistle, before a video assistant referee awarded United a penalty which Fernandes converted. On 7 November, Fernandes scored a brace and provided an assist against Everton to secure a 3–1 away win. He was named Premier League Player of the Month for November in recognition of his four goals and one assist that month, and again in December after scoring three goals and providing four assists in that month, becoming the first player to win the award four times in a single calendar year. He scored one goal and made two assists in United’s Premier League record-equalling 9–0 home win against Southampton on 2 February 2021. He finished third in terms of top goalscorers in the league with 18 goals and second among the top assist providers with 12 assists

International career

Fernandes won his first full cap on 10 November 2017, replacing Manuel Fernandes for the last 34 minutes of the 3–0 friendly win over Saudi Arabia in Viseu. He was then selected by Fernando Santos for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. He scored his first goal on 7 June with a header in the last warm-up match before the tournament, a 3–0 defeat of Algeria at the Estádio da Luz. Fernandes’ first World Cup game took place on 15 June 2018, when he played 66 minutes in a 3–3 group stage draw against Spain, being booked in the process. On 30 June, Portugal was eliminated following a 2–1 defeat to Uruguay in the last 16.

Bruno Fernandes was selected for three matches in the league phase of the 2018–19 UEFA Nations League group stage, helping the hosts Portugal qualify for the inaugural Nations League Finals in June 2019. In the UEFA Nations League Finals, Fernandes played both matches as Portugal defeated the Netherlands 1–0 in Porto to win the trophy. For his performances throughout the competition, he was named in the “Team of the Tournament”

Bruno Fernandes Individual Awards

  • SJPF Young Player of the Month: August 2017, September 2017, October/November 2017, February 2018, April 2018
  • Primeira Liga Goal of the Month: August 2017, September 2017
  • Primeira Midfielder of the Month: August 2017, October/November 2018, December 2018, January 2019, February 2019, March 2019, April 2019, August 2019, September 2019
  • Primeira Liga Player of the Month: August 2017, September 2017, April 2018, December 2018, February 2019, March 2019, April 2019
  • Primeira Liga Player of the Year: 2017–18, 2018–19
  • Primeira Liga Team of the Year: 2017–18, 2018–19
  • UEFA Europa League Squad of the Season: 2017–18,2019–20,2020–21
  • Sporting CP Footballer of the Year: 2018, 2019
  • CNID Footballer of the Year: 2019
  • UEFA Nations League Finals Team of the Tournament: 2019
  • PFA Fans’ Premier League Player of the Month: February 2020, June/July 2020
  • PFA Premier League Team of the Year: 2020–21
  • Premier League Player of the Month: February 2020, June 2020, November 2020, December 2020
  • Premier League Goal of the Month: June 2020, February 2021
  • UEFA Europa League top scorer: 2019–20 (8 goals)
  • Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year: 2019–20,2020–21
  • Manchester United Goal of the Season: 2020–21 (vs. Everton, 6 February 2021)
  • FSA Men’s Player of the Year Award: 2020
  • ESM Team of the Year: 2020–21
  • UEFA Champions League top assist provider: 2021–22

Interesting Facts about Bruno Fernandes

One of the most surprising facts about Bruno Fernandes is that he is said to have dropped out of school to pursue his footballing career.

It turns out this wasn’t a bad decision as Bruno is now a multi-millionaire who has achieved a lot in the game.


The article discusses Bruno Fernandes’s age, position, salary, team, Wife, facts, and Football Career.

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