Anthony Martial ended a seven-year wait for a Manchester United player to score a league hat-trick in the win against Sheffield United.
Fernandes congratulated his teammate on Twitter after the game writing: "+3. Congratulations on your first hat-trick @AnthonyMartial wearing the Man Utd jersey" and following his hat-trick in the win against Sheffield United Anthony Martial thanked back Bruno fernandez for his congratulatory message.
In blistering heat at Old Trafford to move within two points of fourth-placed Chelsea, united extended their unbeaten streak to 13 matches in all competitions.
It was Martial who stole the show, becoming the first United player to score a league hat-trick since Robin van Persie in 2013 while Fernandes and Paul Pogba bossed the midfield.
The Frenchman bagged his third in sublime fashion, latching on to a Marcus Rashford pass before impudently chipping the ball over Simon Moore after After two clever finishes in the first half, the trio of strikes was the first hat-trick of his professional career and took his overall tally for the season to 19.
Martial said plenty of work has been going on behind-the-scenes with Pogba and Fernandes to help form a better understanding speaking to MUTV after the match.