Rio Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand

  • Date of Birth: 7 November 1978
  • Birthplace: Camberwell, Camberwell, England
  • Position: Centre back

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      ‘Comparing Maguire to Van Dijk is unfair’ – £80m defender faces different pressure, says Ferdinand
      Comparing Manchester United new boy Harry Maguire to Liverpool talisman Virgil van Dijk is “unfair”, says Rio Ferdinand, despite there being
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      Manchester United legend says Alexis Sanchez could be finished

      Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has said that Alexis Sanchez's career with the Red Devils could be finished following the latest injury setback against Southampton.

      Ferdinand: I did not see United make three successive passes against West Ham

      Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has blasted the Old Trafford side's Premier League performance against West Ham United at the London Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

      Ferdinand urges Rashford to fight for his place

      Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has urged Marcus Rashford to fight for his place in the club's attack.

      Ferdinand makes Manchester United Champions League prediction

      Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand does not expect Jose Mourinho's men to do well in the UEFA Champions League this season.

      Liverpool defender wants to emulate a Manchester United legend

      Liverpool defender Joe Gomez has said that he wants to emulate Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand by incorporating his style during his playing days, Manchester Evening News reports.

      AC Milan CEO rules out Manchester United move for Bonucci

      AC Milan CEO, Marco Fassone has said that defender Leonardo Bonucci will not be leaving the San Siro, and will stay at the club for a long time, Mirror Football reports.

      Ferdinand praises Fellaini after Belgium win over Japan (updated)

      Former England international, Rio Ferdinand has praised Marouane Fellaini after his performance in Belgium's 3-2 win over Japan in the second round of the ongoing World Cup in Russia.

      Ferdinand praises Fellaini after Belgium win over Japan

      Former England international, Rio Ferdinand has praised Marouane Fellaini after his performance in Belgium's 3-2 win over Japan in the second round of the ongoing World Cup in Russia.

      Rio Ferdinand advises Spain to change style after Russia defeat

      Former Manchester United defender, Rio Ferdinand has reacted to Spain's defeat to Russia in the second round of the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia, urging them to change their style of possession football.

      Manchester United to go for Serie A defender?

      Manchester United are considering a move for AC Milan central defender Leonardo Bonucci, according to Yahoo.

      Jonny Evans agrees to join Leicester City

      Former Manchester United defender Jonny Evans has agreed to join Leceister City from West Brom after accepting a deal with the club, Sky Sports reports.

      Ferdinand approves of Robertson progress

      Pundit Rio Ferdinand has praised Virgil van Dijk for bringing out the best in Liverpool full-back Andy Robertson. The Anfield club signed Robertson in a £8 million deal last summer and has since impressed since playing at the left-back position for the Reds.

      Liverpool agree to sign Virgil van Dijk for £75 million: Is he Worth it?

      The record £75 million transfer fee has most definitely come as a surprise to most people, and Virgil van Dijk’s heavy price tag will surely give him a huge weight to carry in the coming months. Nevertheless the question remains as to whether the former Celtic defender is worth this huge sum of money, and whether the Dutchman will be able to deliver the goods for his new club. Only time will tell however..

      Michael Carrick inks one-year extension

      Manchester United have reportedly rewarded midfielder Michael Carrick with a year's extension following his impressive showing during the 2016/17 season.

      Ferdinand: Rashford is the best striker in the country

      Rio Ferdinand believes Manchester United youngster Marcus Rashford is currently the best striker in the country, and should be a regular starter for club and country, according to reports.

      5 things you never knew about John Terry

      It's been assumed for some time now that John Terry will bid farewell to Stamford Bridge at the end of this season. He's got a few weeks left before the actual goodbyes begin, but in some ways Terry seemed to bring things to a close earlier this week when he helped his Blues stop Tottenham United, and in the process hand an unthinkable domestic title to Leicester City.

      Ronaldo's ever-pending Red Devils return

      Back in the summer of 2013, Premier League champions Manchester United were heavily linked with Cristiano Ronaldo, who it was widely claimed wanted to return his former club as his Real Madrid contract drew ever close to expiring..

      Chelsea need more glory to sign Stones - Ferdinand

      Rio Ferdinand has insisted that Chelsea must keep on winning trophies in order to attract a player of John Stones' calibre to the club.

      Footballers' bizarre hobbies

      You might think you know your favourite football heroes, but you might well be surprised by some of their favourite hobbies. Quite a few of the most famous footballers out there have some downright bizarre hobbies. Here are just a few of the most surprising hobbies which you might not have been aware of.

      Rio Ferdinand retires from Professional Football

      Former England international Rio Ferdinand has called quits to his professional footballing career following his release from Queens Park Rangers earlier this week.