Gary Neville has urged Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to think about using each Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba as attacking midfielders in his XI.
The Crimson Devils supervisor dropped the Frenchman in latest matches to accommodate two defensive midfielders, with Scott McTominay and Fred most popular in a double pivot behind Fernandes within the 0-Zero stalemate with Chelsea on Saturday.
However United icon Neville, talking on Sky Sports activities’ Monday Evening Soccer, believes his former teammate ought to think about using each gamers in an adance place with a single holding midfielder behind them, in an identical strategy to how Pep Guardiola used David Silva and Kevin de Bruyne at Man Metropolis.
He mentioned: “I believe it’s an issue when you will have £150million value of midfielders on the bench.
“You’ve obtained one participant who has gained the World Cup and been dominant in Europe.
“He’s Manchester United’s file signing and but can’t get within the group.
“For me, I’ve by no means understood why Ole hasn’t tried one sitter with Pogba and Fernandes in entrance, like De Bruyne and David Silva.
“De Bruyne and Silva weren’t disciplined midfield gamers earlier than Pep Guardiola arrived, he made them into that.
“In order that’s the one system I can see the place it might be apparent to get these two into place
He added: “Perhaps Ole has seen it in coaching and didn’t prefer it.
“As a rule, Ole has performed Matic and Pogba sitting alongside one another with Fernandes in entrance.
“Pogba can’t play there, in that place you do must be disciplined. However with one holding participant you do have extra freedom to run ahead.”
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Jamie Carragher, nonetheless, disagreed together with his colleague and claimed the partnership would by no means work.
He added: “It’s higher for the group having Fred and McTominay in there.
“However a Fred and McTominay centre-midfield just isn’t adequate for Manchester United to problem for the Premier League.
“Fernandes is their man within the No10 place however I don’t know the way Ole can proceed to not choose a £90million signing.
“It’s not straightforward for the supervisor however at some stage he’ll get again into the group. However for me Pogba and Fernandes won’t ever work.”
The Crimson Devils are at present 15th within the Premier League desk, having gained solely two of their opening 5 video games.