Wayne Rooney says he would like to see Thiago Alcantara taking part in within the Premier League – simply not for Manchester United’s fierce rivals Liverpool.
Derby County midfielder Rooney virtually grew to become teammates with Thiago at United however former supervisor David Moyes handed on signing him in the summertime of 2013.
As an alternative the Spanish midfielder secured a transfer to Bayern Munich that summer season and has established himself as one of the vital thrilling gamers in European soccer.
The 29-year-old is predicted to begin the Champions League remaining towards Paris Saint-Germain on Sunday night time, and forward of the sport Rooney piled the reward on the midfielder.
United nice Rooney thinks Thiago is among the finest in his place however is frightened by the stories linking him with a transfer to Liverpool in the summertime switch window.
“He virtually got here to United in 2013 and now Liverpool are linked with him,” Rooney advised The Sunday Instances. “He’s probably the greatest midfielders round – I simply hope he doesn’t go there!
“He can take the ball, be composed on it, hold issues ticking over – and he’ll put his foot in. He’s an all-round midfielder, actually, with a little bit of every part. He backs up that Bayern press and he drops in between the centre-halves to take the ball but also can take part once they’re taking part in across the different field too.
“He’s an amazing participant. It will be nice to see him within the Premier League, really.”