FRED met up with advisor Gilberto Silva for disaster talks after he was dropped for Manchester United’s win over Fulham.
The Brazilian has struggled to make an impression below Jose Mourinho this season following his £52m summer season change from Shakhtar Donetsk.
He went out for a chunk to eat with the previous Arsenal midfielder – who persuaded Fred to affix the Reds in June after talks with Mourinho.
The pair had been noticed leaving the plush Piccolino restauraunt in Hale Village simply at some point after United’s Four-1 win.
Each of the celebs saved a straight face as they strolled again to the 25-year-old’s black Vary Rover Velar.
Fred began Saturday’s match on the bench earlier than he was launched to switch Jesse Lingard within the 73rd minute.
He has struggled to interrupt into Mourinho’s first-team and he has began simply six matches this season.
Fred has been an unused substitute in 5 of the final eight matches and his final aim got here towards Wolves in September.
It’s reported that Mourinho informed Fred he can be a part of his “dream” midfield after he made the change to Outdated Trafford.
However the United boss confirmed he’s reluctant to choose the 25-year-old till his crew clear up their defensive points.
When requested about Fred’s progress on Friday, he mentioned: “Step-by-step.
“You additionally produce other gamers in different golf equipment that wanted their time, and you’ve got a few of them that performed even lower than Fred.
“When the crew is defensively stronger and would not want individuals in midfield which can be extra apprehensive about giving some steadiness to the crew than being concerned in creation and attacking dynamics, I feel the horizons for Fred change fully.”