Time in Ukraine Helped Fred Adapt to Manchester Weather
Manchester United midfielder Fred says that he has had no issue getting to grips with the climate in Manchester, having spent five years living in Ukraine.
Fred was born in Belo Horizonte, where temperatures rarely dip below 20 degrees. He says the Manchester autumn is no match for the Ukrainian winters.
Oh my God, it’s really cold in Ukraine – have you ever been there?” he said in an interview with FourFourTwo magazine.
“At first, I thought it was impossible to sustain human life in such cold conditions! But we adapt and go on – that’s life.
“Manchester is much easier in comparison. Well, actually, we’re only in the autumn, so let’s see how things go during the winter…”