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Rio Ferdinand asks Lingard to leave Man United

Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has insisted that Jesse Lingard needs to leave the Red Devils as he is too good to play second fiddle. The Englishman made a loan move to West Ham in January after falling out-of-favor at Old Trafford under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Since his move to the Hammers, Lingard has been very impressive and has made an immediate impact. He will be with the London outfit until the end of the 2020/21 season but Ferdinand has advised that he has to close the chapter on his United career and move elsewhere. 'I spoke before about this and said I thought Jesse should close a chapter on Man United because he hasn't been a part of the squad, he hasn't been a part of the team for ages,' Ferdinand told his FIVE YouTube channel. READ: UCL – PSG must be wary aft...

Ferdinand maintains that the season should be voided despite criticisms from Liverpool fans

Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has maintained that the best solution for the Premier League amid the coronavirus pandemic is to void the 2019/20 season. It's more no news that the Football Association, Premier League, Women's Super League, and EFL are scheduled to resume by April 30 as they were all stalled due to the outbreak of the coronavirus. However, the date will likely be adjusted again when bodies meet next week with an actual time-frame for a return to be further away. Ferdinand on Tuesday insisted that the Premier League season should be voided due to the safety of supporters and still maintains his stand despite receiving backlash from Liverpool fans who disagreed with his comments. Ferdinand told BT Sport: “Times like these do absolutely push it home ...

Ferdinand – Pepe can improve under Mikel Arteta

Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand feels that new Arsenal boss can help Nicolas Pepe to rediscover his form at the Emirates. Pepe is yet to hit form for the Gunners after making a £72 million club-record move from Ligue 1 side Lille to the Emirates last summer. Regardless, the winger played his part nicely to ensure Mikel Arteta's first victory as Arsenal boss as he opened the scoring against Manchester United in the Premier League at the Emirates on New Year's Day. The game eventually ended 2 nil in favor of Arsenal. GET THE LATEST FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS FOR TODAY Live Football Streaming Over 1.5 Goals predictions for today BTTS Tips for today Rio Ferdinand believes that the Ivorian can develop under Arteta, considering how the Spaniard played his part in t...