Manchester United playmaker, Bruno Fernandes, has stated he must wait another 12 months earlier than he will get the no 8 shirt from Juan Mata.
Mata has agreed a contract extension with the membership.
The Crimson Devils confirmed on Friday that the 33-year-old had agreed to remain at Outdated Trafford till June 2022.
Fernandes beforehand wore the No 8 shirt at Sporting Lisbon and has worn the No 18 since arriving in Manchester.
“I assume I’ll have to attend for the quantity 8 one other 12 months.
“Congrats brother!! Effectively deserved! An instance and an inspiration on and off the pitch,” Fernandes tweeted.
Mata has made 273 appearances for United, scoring 51 targets in all competitions.
Nonetheless, in latest seasons he has turn into extra of a peripheral determine; that includes in simply 18 video games final season.