Seven impressive stats that show Fred’s importance to Man Utd this season

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After a difficult first season in England, Fred has been one of Manchester United’s standout performers in 2019-20.

The midfielder was hardly given a chance under Jose Mourinho but has now become a key part of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side.

We’ve taken a look at seven stats from United’s Premier League campaign that highlight Fred’s importance to the team.

– Fred has made 140 passes into the final third for United this season, more than any other player.

– The Brazilian has also created more chances than any of his team-mates with 68. His 60 chances created from open play is also the highest figure at United.

– He has won possession of the ball 221 times this season, more than any other midfielder in the top six.

– Fred covered the most ground of any United player in the club’s first five Premier League games of 2020.

– Aaron Wan-Bissaka is the only United player to make more successful tackles per 90 minutes than Fred this season.

– His 337 passes when under pressure also lead the way at the club.

– The midfielder has made 188 successful pressures, more than any other United player this season.

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