It was another assured display from the midfielder, who joined from Real Madrid back in the summer with some fearing he’d be a flop.
After all, midfielders have certainly struggled in the years since Ferguson retired and walked off into the sunset.
Upon signing Casemiro, comparisons were unfairly made with Bastian Schweinsteiger – who previously joined the club in the summer transfer window of 2015.
At the time, Schweinsteiger was in his prime having dazzled during a glittering spell at Bayern Munich.
Yet he failed to live up to expectations at United and left as a dud, with injuries hampering him under both Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho.
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