Manchester United line up a move for ‘New Vidic’

Manchester United are eyeing up a move for Torino defender Nikola Maksimovic, according to latest reports. The Serbian defender has been hailed as ‘the New Nemanja Vidic’ in football circles. talkSPORT claims that the Red Devils have joined Tottenham and West Ham United in the pursuit of 24-year old. Both London clubs reportedly attempted to sign the defender during the January transfer window, but he opted to stay with the Serie A club. He signed for Torino from Serbian giants Red Star Belgrade in 2013, and his current deal with the Serie…

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Tributes pour in on Twitter as Manchester United great announces his retirement

Manchester United great Nemanja Vidic has announced his retirement from professional football. The former United skipper was a free agent after having his contract with Inter Milan cancelled with mutual consent earlier this month, with the 34-year-old struggling with hernia and back injuries and failing to make an appearance for Nerazzurri this season. It’s an end of a truly remarkable career and United fans are coming out in numbers to pay their tributes to one of the greatest centre-backs of Premier League era. Spoke to Vidic in Dec. “Moscow,” he…

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Former Manchester United star retires at the age of 34

Nemanja Vidic has decided to end his football career, with the former Manchester United star announcing his retirement at the age of just 34 years. The Serbian centre-back was released by Serie A club Inter, cancelling his contract by mutual consent earlier this month. He was quoted on the Red Devil’s website saying: “The time has come for me to hang up my boots. The injuries I have had in the last few years have taken their toll. “I would like to thank all the players I have played with, all the…

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