As per the reports from The Daily Express, Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has expressed his desire that he wants defender Rio Ferdinand back at Old Trafford in a coaching role.
The report has also suggested that United’s assistant manager Ryan Giggs happy with the idea and would welcome Ferdinand’s return to the 20-times English champions.
The 36-year-old former centre-back, who left the Red Devils last summer, has joined Queens Park Rangers – but the Dutch manager wants him back at Old Trafford for the coming season, with a focus on youth development.
Ferdinand’s role would be working with the first-team, using his extensive Premier League experience to help Van Gaal’s squad.
Manchester United are currently sit fourth in the Premier League table, as they look to return Champions League football.