Former Manchester United defender John O’shea has named former Pink Devils teammate, Rio Ferdinand because the membership’s signing lately.
Rio Ferdinand, a defender was snapped up from Leeds for £30 by Ferguson in 2002 and O’Shea believes that was the membership’s switch greatest enterprise and never Cristiano Ronaldo who gained the Ballon d’Or at Previous Trafford.
There are a lot of names that would seem in such a listing for the reason that begin of the Premier League.
The likes of Eric Cantona, Peter Schmeichel and Roy Keane, Wayne Rooney, Andy Cole, and the present supervisor, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Ronaldo can be anticipated to face above all in that listing for a lot of, having gained the primary of his 5 Ballons d’Or on the membership.
O’Shea, who gained 5 league titles throughout his time at Previous Trafford informed Stadium Astro: “I’d should edge it to Rio.
“In my time, by way of how constant he carried out. He offered such a stable basis for the group. He was an important lad as nicely.
“Folks talked about the value tag so much however he offered superb worth.”
Pressed on rating Ferdinand above Ronaldo, O’Shea added: “Yeah, it’s shut.
“You might be speaking about two superb gamers however simply on the time, what was wanted and the impression he made general on the membership, for me Rio simply edges it.”
EPL: John O’Shea names Manchester United greatest signing in Premier League period, snubs Ronaldo