The comparison sounds even more ridiculous now than it did back then.
Chelsea fans went ecstatic when last year their club announced the signing of Hakim Ziyech from Ajax – some of them even started comparing his performances to those of Bruno Fernandes.
Frank Khalid, a Chelsea supporter who’s followed by more than 175k accounts on Twitter, presented a statistical comparison of the two players’ entire careers:
Of course, before joining Chelsea, the Moroccan had spent the entirety of his career in the Eredivisie
This season, Ziyech has collected just 4 assists in 20 games, a laughable number compared to Bruno Fernandes’ returns.
It means that the payback was inevitable, and the Man United fans have flooded the social media ridiculing the original tweet: