Man Utd legend Rio Ferdinand reveals he introduced three ‘going out outfits’ as kid on boozy West Pork pre-season tour

    MANCHESTER U . s . icon Rio Ferdinand has shared recollections of his boozy first pre-season tour like a pro.

    Ferdinand, 43, is regarded as the greatest ever Premier League defender by SunSport readers.

    Ferdinand says the squad had their 'dancing shoes on' during his first pre-season tour at West Ham


    Ferdinand states the squad had their ‘dancing footwear on’ throughout his first pre-season tour at West PorkCredit: PA:Empics Sport

    Ferdinand continued to create 454 appearances for Man Utd and also got 81 caps for England.

    However the strong center-back still saw the enjoyment side of football when he would be a youthful player at West Pork with Frank Lampard.

    He spoke on his Vibe with Five podcast about his summary of pre-season tours using the Hammers.

    He stated: “The youthful kids see, live and breathe the way a first team player really lives, it’s beautiful for that youthful kids.

    Liverpool open talks for Matheus Nunes, Youri Tielemans battle latest
    Dream Team's BACK! All you need to know before you go for £100k prize pot

    “I’ve tried it myself with West Pork, which was great.

    “We went somewhere like Scotland and, to become fair, in those days it was not as professional and so i was watching what not get it done.

    “Players were being prepared for an evening out, getting their finest clothes, getting their finest dancing footwear.

    “There is a whip round in the finish from the tour to take an exciting dayer as well as an all nighter at West Pork.

    Most read in Football

    JOIN SUN VEGAS: Obtain A FREE £10 BONUS WITH hundreds of GAMES To Experience With No DEPOSIT Needed (Ts&ampCs apply)

    “You usually had your dancing footwear on.

    “Should you came and also you didn’t produce 2 or 3 heading out outfits you had been within the wrong club at West Pork.”

    Meanwhile, former team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo is keeping Man Utd fans on tenterhooks.

    The Portugal captain is eager to leave&nbspOld Trafford this summer time and play at the very top degree of Europe again.

    The forward continues to have twelve months remaining on his contract but is&nbspyet to come back for pre-season training using the Red Demons.

    The centre-back grew up in the Hammers youth set-up with Lampard


    The center-back increased in the Hammers youth set-track of LampardCredit: News Group Newspapers Limited


    Previous articleGermany v Austria LIVE commentary: Neighbours clash in first competitive match at the Brentford Community Stadium in Women’s Euros quarter-final
    Next articleLiverpool v RB Leipzig LIVE: Mohamed Salah opens scoring within ten minutes, Adrian denies Christopher Nkunku