BRUNO FERNANDES says Erik ten Hag has restored confidence at Manchester United after it plummeted beneath former managers.
The group ended up on 58 factors beneath successor Ralf Rangnick — their lowest complete in Premier League historical past.
However Ten Hag got here in final summer season and has made them title hopefuls once more.
Midfielder Fernandes, who scored in Wednesday’s 1-1 at Crystal Palace, stated: “The final two seasons have been troublesome and gamers’ confidence actually low, and I believe that’s why outcomes weren’t coming.
“I believe the group now’s assured and gamers are enjoying actually good.
“They’re doing what they have to do and what the manager’s asked us to do and we must carry on with that, it’s a responsibility.”
The midweek draw was a blow to United’s title tilt because it leaves them eight factors off leaders Arsenal, having performed a recreation extra.
They’ll reduce it to 5 factors with a win on the Emirates on Sunday however Fernandes says they’re simply taking it a recreation at a time after the Eagles’ late leveller.
The Portugal star, 28, added: “We are able to’t be affected by a outcome that was not the way in which we want it to be as we’re doing nice issues.
“United was in a race to win this recreation, however we didn’t.
“Now our race is to win the following one, that’s our race — recreation by recreation, three days by three days — we simply have to maneuver on to the following one.
“We are able to solely do the counting on the finish of the season so we’ve got to win each recreation we’ve got.
“And the next one is Arsenal away.”