Rio Ferdinand reveals Wayne Rooney the manager is ‘different to who I saw grow up at Man United’

‘Wazza is all about details – I was so impressed’: Rio Ferdinand reveals Wayne Rooney the manager is ‘different to who I saw grow up at Man United’ after visiting him at Derby as he backs his old team-mate to make a stunning return to Everton Wayne Rooney has impressed with his work as the … Read more

BT Sport forced to apologise after Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola SWEARS live on TV

BT Sport are forced to apologise as Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola SWEARS live on TV, with the Italian insisting preconceptions of his natural ability were ‘bulls**t’… leaving fellow pundit Rio Ferdinand in stitches! BT Sport were forced to apologise after Gianfranco Zola swore live on air  Zola, 55, was on punditry duties for Chelsea’s trip … Read more

Jamie Carragher ruthlessly mocks Rio Ferdinand’s premature backing of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

‘Carrick’s at the wheel man, let him sign the contract!’: Jamie Carragher ruthlessly mocks Rio Ferdinand’s premature backing of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in 2019 as Man United reach the Champions League knockout stage In 2019 Rio Ferdinand urged Man United to give Ole Gunnar Solskjaer a big deal  The Norwegian was in the early days … Read more

Chelsea have finally ‘worked their youth system out’ claims Rio Ferdinand

Chelsea have finally ‘worked their youth system out’ claims Rio Ferdinand, who praises Frank Lampard and Thomas Tuchel for giving chances to graduates after THREE scored in Champions League hammering of Juventus By Dan Ripley for MailOnline Published: 00:51 GMT, 24 November 2021 | Updated: 00:58 GMT, 24 November 2021 Rio Ferdinand believes Chelsea have … Read more

Manchester United: Jadon Sancho hailed by Paul Scholes for turnaround after first goal

‘I think he’s fitter, he looks half a stone slimmer’: Paul Scholes hails Jadon Sancho’s turnaround at Manchester United after his ‘best game’ saw him score his first goal in Villarreal victory By Dan Ripley for MailOnline Published: 21:16 GMT, 23 November 2021 | Updated: 23:21 GMT, 23 November 2021 Jadon Sancho has been praised … Read more

Manchester United: Rio Ferdinand savages old club or ’embarrassing’ and ‘reactive’ decisions

Manchester United have been criticised for their handling of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s sacking and a lack of forward-thinking over their managerial vacancy. Solskjaer was dismissed from his role after United’s chastening defeat by Watford, and coach Michael Carrick has been placed in charge on a temporary basis. The long-term plan is to install a caretaker … Read more

Rio Ferdinand: Calling for Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s sacking ‘was NOT difficult’

Rio Ferdinand says calling for Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to be sacked ‘was NOT difficult’ – insisting he is paid to give an ‘honest assessment’ despite other former team-mates sticking by the Norwegian Rio Ferdinand has called for Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to go Some ex-team-mates like Gary Neville have been … Read more

Manchester United: Rio Ferdinand backs Erik ten Hag to replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Rio Ferdinand backs Erik ten Hag to replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Manchester United after his success at ‘massive’ club Ajax… as he insists his old side need someone who can ‘command a whole dressing room full of egos’ amid unrest among stars Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is under immense pressure Erik ten … Read more

Arsenal star Emile Smith Rowe compared to Robert Pires by Rio Ferdinand

‘He’s got a Robert Pires vibe a little bit’: Rio Ferdinand compares Arsenal star Emile Smith Rowe to ‘Invincibles’ legend with youngster playing a key role in Gunners’ 10-match unbeaten run By Dan Ripley for MailOnline Published: 14:04 EST, 9 November 2021 | Updated: 14:20 EST, 9 November 2021 Rio Ferdinand believes Emile Smith Rowe … Read more

Liverpool star Virgil van Dijk still world’s best but showed issues vs West Ham, says Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand claims Virgil van Dijk must address some ‘teething issues’ after struggling against West Ham… but Liverpool star is still ‘the best centre back in the world’ despite enduring nine months of injury hell Former Man United defender Rio Ferdinand has had his say on Virgil van Dijk  The Dutchman was the topic of … Read more