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The Dane has become a vital part of Erik ten Hag's United side and has found himself operating in a slightly deeper role than used to, now often paired with Scott McTominay in a midfield duo.
However, Eriksen says that he's not concerned with 'the positional things' and suggests that he is still the 'same player' from his days at Tottenham, not long ago.
Christian Eriksen says his 'good connection' with Bruno Fernandes has helped him settled
Eriksen claimed that he and Fernandes have 'different qualities' that allow them to succeed
When asked if he and Fernandes had struck up an on-field relationship, Eriksen told the club website: 'Definitely and it doesn't surprise me. I mean some people see us as very similar players but they probably only look at the stats and don't see us, the player and the qualities.
'We have different qualities, a different style of play and, with Bruno and in general, I think I'm learning to get to know all my team-mates better. I also get to know how they