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Paul Pogba has lauded new Manchester United team-mate Harry Maguire, branding him a “leader” after just one appearance for the club and revealing that he now calls him “The Beast”.

Rio Ferdinand: Comparing Harry Maguire to Virgil van Dijk is unfair

Comparing Manchester United new boy Harry Maguire to Liverpool talisman Virgil van Dijk is “unfair”, says Rio Ferdinand, despite there being obvious links between two big-money centre-halves.
Paul Pogba has lauded new Manchester United team-mate Harry Maguire, branding him a “leader” after just one appearance for the club and revealing that he now calls him “The Beast”.

Kleberson: Harry Maguire may be worth £80m but he’s no Rio Ferdinand

Harry Maguire may be the most expensive defender in world football, but the £80 million ($96m) man is no Rio Ferdinand, says former Manchester United midfielder Kleberson.

Rio Ferdinand: Paulo Dybala doesn’t have the minerals for Manchester United

Rio Ferdinand is “happy” that Paulo Dybala did not join Manchester United, with the Juventus forward’s apparent reluctance to take on a challenge suggesting that he does not have “the right minerals” for the Red Devils.

Rio Ferdinand urges Frank Lampard to take Chelsea manager’s job

Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has urged Frank Lampard to become the new Chelsea manager.
Rio Ferdinand claims he has spoken to Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward about the sporting director position the club are trying to fill.

Rio Ferdinand claims he’s spoken to Manchester United about sporting director role

Rio Ferdinand claims he has spoken to Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward about the sporting director position the club are trying to fill.

Rio Ferdinand admits interest in Manchester United job

Rio Ferdinand has admitted he is interested in becoming Manchester United’s first technical director, but says the role has not yet been defined by the club.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he wants Juan Mata to stay at Manchester United and is hopeful the club can agree a deal for him to extend his stay at Old Trafford

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopeful Juan Mata will sign new Manchester United deal

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he has made it clear to Juan Mata that he wants him to remain a Manchester United player, and revealed he is hopeful the midfielder will sign a new deal.
Lionel Messi's incredible free-kick in Wednesday evening's resounding 3-0 win over Liverpool brought the mercurial Argentine's tally to an astounding 600 goals in 683 games for Barcelona, 14 years to the day since his first strike for the Spanish champions.

Mario Balotelli: Don’t compare ‘magical’ Lionel Messi with Cristiano Ronaldo

Mario Balotelli took to social media to fuel the debate over whether Lionel Messi is better than Cristiano Ronaldo.
Rio Ferdinand won six Premier League titles and the Champions League during his 12 years as a player at Old Trafford. Chris J Ratcliffe-Getty Images

Rio Ferdinand faults Tottenham’s Dele Alli after Ajax defeat

Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has criticised Tottenham Hotspur star Dele Alli following Spurs’ 1-0 defeat to Ajax in the Champions League on Tuesday night.

Rio Ferdinand in talks with Ed Woodward over Manchester United return

Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has held talks with the club’s executive vice-chairman, Ed Woodward, over the possibility of becoming the club’s new sporting director, the UK Metro reports.
Manchester United’s Norwegian manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer walks on the pitch after the final whistle of the English Premier League football match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park in Liverpool, north west England on April 21, 2019. Oli SCARFF / AFP

Manchester United’s foundations at risk unless Ole Gunnar Solskjaer rids club of ‘weeds’

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said prior to the humiliating 4-0 thrashing by Everton there would not be wholesale changes to Manchester United personnel in the close season, but Gary Neville, for one, believes he should think again.
Soccer Football - UEFA Nations League - League A - Group 4 - Spain v England - Estadio Benito Villamarin, Seville, Spain - October 15, 2018 England's Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring their third goal Action Images via Reuters-Carl Recine

Gareth Southgate hails Raheem Sterling for changing narrative around him

England manager Gareth Southgate has praised Raheem Sterling for speaking out at changing the narrative around him in the media.

Harry Kane: Club rivalries will not split England camp

England’s team spirit under manager Gareth Southgate has helped players from competing clubs to set aside their rivalries when they report for national duty, according to captain Harry Kane.
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Rio Ferdinand reveals he’d pick David de Gea over Peter Schmeichel

Rio Ferdinand has revealed he would take David de Gea over Peter Schmeichel when asked to pick between two of Manchester United's greatest goalkeepers.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer would like his Manchester United team to 'dominate games' just like during the Sir Alex Ferguson era.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants Manchester United players to ‘dominate games’

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer would like his Manchester United team to 'dominate games' just like during the Sir Alex Ferguson era.
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Rio Ferdinard rules out Manchester United from winning Premiership and Champions League

Rio Ferdinand has ruled out any chances of Manchester United winning the 2018/2019 English Premier League and Uefa Champions League titles.
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Rio Ferdinand in Lagos for Guinness fan tour

Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has arrived Lagos, Nigeria, on a three-day visit from Thursday, November 29, to Sunday, December 2.

Alexis Sanchez gives Man United options at Juventus

Alexis Sanchez has endured a torrid start to his Manchester United career but hinted at better things to come with an impressive display in a central role ahead of the Champions League match against Juventus.

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