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Bruno Fernandes becomes the first Man Utd player to create most chances in a UCL game since 2003

Portugal national team star Bruno Fernandes has become the first Manchester United football club's player to create most chances in a single UEFA Champions League match since 2003, following his outstanding performance for the Red Devils in their remarkable 3-2 comeback victory over Atalanta football club on Wednesday night.

The former Sporting Lisbon football club star played one of his best games in the UEFA Champions League for Manchester United football club on Wednesday, and he was able to play a vital role in the team's comeback victory.

The Portuguese was given another starting role by coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, and he was able to impress for the host in the entertaining encounter.

Manchester United found themselves two goals behind in the first half of the game, but they were able to overturn the deficit, as they scored three goals in the second half of the game to secure the maximum three points.

Second half goals from Marcus Rashford, Harry Maguire and Cristiano Ronaldo were enough to give the Red Devils a hard-fought victory, despite the fact that Mario Pasalic and Merih Demiral scored for the away team.

Bruno Fernandes was superb for Manchester United football club throughout the entire duration of the game, and he was able to create the most chances in the game, and that helped him to win the Man of the Match award.

With Bruno Fernandes outstanding performance against the Italian serie A giants, it means he has set a new record for Manchester United football club in the UEFA Champions League;

"Bruno Fernandes created eight chances against Atalanta tonight, the most by a Manchester United player on record in a single Champions League game (since 2003-04)."

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"No player has created more chances in single Premier League game this season than Bruno Fernandes (10 vs. Aston Villa).

No player has created more chances in single UEFA Champions League game this season than Bruno Fernandes (8 vs. Atalanta)."

The former Udinese Calcio football club star will now be looking forward to continuing his impressive run of form for the Red Devils when they play their next League game this weekend.

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