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Former Man United star responds to calls for return from ex-teammate

Ander Herrera urged to return by Marcus Rashford

According to the Daily Star, former Manchester United favourite Ander Herrera has been urged to return to the club by Marcus Rashford.

The 30-year-old spent five years at Old Trafford before moving to PSG last summer on a free transfer. A fan favourite in Manchester, his move upset a number of fans.

An important player for United, he has been not enjoyed the same preference in Paris. He has played only 18 games all season, starting just 11 of them. (h/t Transfermarkt)

Marcus Rashford took to Twitter to urge Ander Herrera to return to Manchester United
Ander Herrera has been urged to return to Manchester United (Image Credits: Instagram)

The French Ligue 1 has been suspended but with PSG alive in the UEFA Champions League, he could yet feature when the competition resumes.

United ace Rashford is keen to reunite with the Spaniard at Old Trafford. It came to light when Herrera took to Instagram and made a cheeky dig at the weather in Manchester.

He soon got a reply for Rashford, who implored him to return. Herrera replied with laughing emojis and four blowing kisses. He wished his former teammate all the best and said that he will be watching him.

Rashford and Herrera got along well at United
Rashford is keen to reunite with Herrera

A player who gave it his all in the red shirt, Herrera is remembered fondly even today. The fact that he also keeps an eye out for us shows the affinity he still shares for the club.

If all goes well we could even face him next season in the Champions League.

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A box to box midfielder with an eye for a pass and unlimited bursts of energy, he was a lively presence in the United squad.

He won the Sir Matt Busby player of the year award in 2016-17. A player for the big games, he put in a Man of the Match performance in the Europa League final in 2017.

Written by Pranav Nair

An Engineering postgraduate with a keen interest in statistics, pop culture and football.

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