Mar 13, 2018 at 7.45pm UK at ​Old Trafford
Attendance: 74,909
Man UtdManchester United
1-2
Sevilla
Lukaku (84')
Rashford (90')
FT(HT: 0-0)
Ben Yedder (74', 78')
Banega (5'), Ben Yedder (79'), Correa (88'), Sarabia (90')

Rio Ferdinand: Alexis Sanchez "a shadow of his former self"

Rio: Sanchez
© SilverHub
Rio Ferdinand believes that Alexis Sanchez looks like "a shadow of his former self" at Manchester United since joining from Arsenal.

Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has described Alexis Sanchez as "a shadow of his former self" since making the move from Arsenal.

The Chile international has only claimed one goal and one assist in 10 Red Devils appearances since his highly publicised January switch to Old Trafford.

Sanchez was again underwhelming on Tuesday night as United put in a sub-par performance to exit the Champions League at the hands of visiting Sevilla.

"Sanchez looks like a shadow of his former self," Ferdinand said on BT Sport after United's 2-1 defeat. "When he was at Arsenal he was a player everyone looked to for inspiration.

"Here he just looks like a stranger in this team. When you go to a [new] team you don't lose all of your talent, it's still there.

"In some ways I feel sorry for him but it just isn't going for him or other players as well. You could name the whole XI today, they were shocking."

United are next in action on Saturday as they host Brighton & Hove Albion in the FA Cup quarter-finals.

Share this article now:
Paul Pogba in action during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Leicester City on August 26, 2017
Read Next:
Nicholas: 'Pogba wouldn't get into United team'
>

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Tables

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account