Manchester United legend, Rio Ferdinand has recognized England worldwide, Phil Foden as the most effective younger participant on the planet in the mean time.
Ferdinand got here up with the declare after watching the teenager shine in Man Metropolis 2-0 win over Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday night time.
Manchester Metropolis are actually within the remaining of the Champions League for the primary time of their historical past after a 4-1 mixture win over Paris Saint-Germain.
Algerian worldwide Riyad Mahrez scored a brace on the Etihad, with Foden actually catching when Metropolis attacked.
Foden arrange Mahrez’s second purpose and got here very near scoring himself, hitting the publish within the second half.
And Ferdinand believes the England star is enjoying higher than any of his contemporaries world wide, ranking him above Kylian Mbappe and Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland.
“In the intervening time I’d say Phil Foden is the most effective younger participant in type, on the planet proper now, the previous Manchester United defender advised BT Sport.
“On type, I believe he’s. Whether or not he’s the most effective participant…however on type I believe he’s.
“Mbappe didn’t play in the present day, Haaland hasn’t performed at this degree. I’m not saying Foden’s the most effective participant however in the mean time, proper now he’s probably the most in-form.
“It looks like he’s unfazed at this degree, semi-final of the Champions League and he’s are available right here making match-defining moments and he’s 20-years-old.”