Ferdinand wrote on
The No 5 shirt, which Rio Ferdinand wore at Manchester United, is now out there once more
Marcos Rojo has made the change from No 5 to No 16 forward of the brand new Premier League season
After becoming a member of Manchester United from Leeds in 2002, Ferdinand wore the No 6 shirt for a season earlier than switching to No 5 in 2003.
The centre-back went on to put on that quantity for the rest of his illustrious spell at Previous Trafford, which lasted till 2014 and noticed him win a bunch of trophies, together with six Premier League titles and the Champions League.
Ferdinand loved a lot success at United and stays massively widespread with supporters
LAST FIVE No 5s FOR MAN UNITED
United have been left pissed off after failing to usher in a brand new centre-back throughout the switch window, and it’s attainable that the No 5 shirt is being stored free for a brand new arrival in January.
One fan, @GreggyCo, replied to Ferdinand’s tweet by saying: ‘Come again!!! Convey again the Man Utd mentality’.
One other, @Josh_Deegan, claimed that Ferdinand would nonetheless be a greater choice than a few of United’s present centre-backs and likewise known as for the return of Nemanja Vidic. He wrote: ‘You’d do a greater job than Smalling and Jones pal. Wanna give your mate Nemanja a hoop and see if he is free too?’.
In the meantime, @Murph786 wrote: ‘You’ve nonetheless acquired it. #Rio5 #TheReturn’.
As well as, @Ryanmufc95 wrote: ‘What I might give for a major rio, with the armband on the again within the present group’.
Gary Lineker, nevertheless, was left complimentary about Ferdinand. He wrote: ‘Mate, today you run such as you’re carrying these weights.’
Following a brief spell with Queens Park Rangers, Ferdinand introduced his retirement from taking part in in 2015.