Former Red Devils defender claims Spain International wanted to move to Old Trafford during the summer of 2013
Rio Ferdinand has revealed that Manchester United offered Thiago Alcantara the opportunity to sign in the summer of 2013. David Moises is in favor of Marvin Fellaini’s move.
The international midfielder of this excellent transfer was preparing to sever ties with Barcelona in the transfer window, amid fierce competition for places to exit Camp Nou.
England lost interest, Ferdinand said Tilt the Red Devils to the deal, But the recruitment advice was ignored and now a man from Liverpool has joined Pep Guardiola in Bayern Munich.
What has been said?
Former United defender Ferdinand, who once played against Thiago, said: Vibe with five The Lost Opportunity for the Red Devils: “He called me before Thiago left for Barcelona.
“He speaks fluent English and we played against Barcelona in the United States on tour and he was unreal. He played as number 10 and he scored a world.
“So we knew about him anyway and a few years later he was the mouse manager. I don’t talk to Thiago, I don’t know him, but David de Gea gave him his number.”
“so they [Thiago] My bell rang, and he said, ‘Rio, I’d love to come to Man Utd, can you talk to anyone?’
“He said to me, ‘I want a chance to come to Mann Audit, is there anyone I can talk to or you, to see the interest ??’
“So I talked to people at the club; Moyes, it could be [also] Free [Ed] Woodward, I mentioned that. [They replied]”No, we’re already in line with some other signs. That’s fine.”
“I think he was given 24 hours, Thiago, to make a decision. He was yelling at me again the next morning, ‘I’m asleep on it, can you tell me about Man Out?’ What is happening?’.
“I asked again and he said, ‘I have 24 hours to decide, otherwise Pep will not take me to Bayern Munich.’
“He ended up going to Bayern Munich, and the rest is history. But what a man, a very good man.”
Thiago spent seven years with Bayern, in which he made 235 appearances.
He helped them win seven Bundesliga titles and the Champions League crown, eventually turning to England after European glory.
George Klopp snatched it in the summer of 2020 Because there was no new contract at Allianz Arena.
Thiago competed in the first test campaign at Anfield, In cases of corona virus and care injury working against it.
Questions were also asked about his ability to fit into Klopp’s strategy system, however The skeptics were defeated by the end of 2020-21 Since Liverpool finished in the top four.