Rio Ferdinand gets in touch with Manchester United to sign Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez during this summer’s transfer window.
Former Manchester United captain Rio Ferdinand has actually stated that the Red Devils ought to move for Atletico Madrid‘s Saul Niguez if Paul Pogba leaves the club during this summer’s transfer window.
United are presumably lining up a ₤135 m move for Saul as they get ready for the prospective exit of Pogba, who continues to be linked with a move far from the 20- time English champions.
Ferdinand has actually backed his former club’s reported pursuit of Saul, branding the Spain international, who has a contract at the Wanda Metropolitano up until the summer of 2026, “a major player”.
“I don’t want Pogba to go but if he does go I’d take Saul Niguez all day long. Not like-for-like but still a top player,” Ferdinand stated during an Instagram Live.
” What aplayer I have actually been harping on about Saul Niguez for a couple of years now. I think he’s a majorplayer Composed, calm, great left foot, beautiful conductor, he can score goals, tactically he’s very conscious.
” You can see [Diego] Simeone, he gets his teams truly well established and he remains in the middle managing and determining things.”
The 25- year-old, who is likewise thought to be a transfer target for Barcelona, is surrounding 300 appearances for Atletico in all competitions.