Manchester United great Gary Neville gives verdict on new signing Nemanja Matic
Nemanja Matic 'fits the bill' and will ease the burden on Manchester United captain Michael Carrick , according to former skipper Gary Neville.
The 29-year-old completed his £35m move to Old Trafford on Monday and has a signed a three-year deal with the option of a further season.
That fee could yet rise to £40m, with a number of add-ons included, but Jose Mourinho was very keen on a reunion with the Serbian.
And, given United's reliance on Michael Carrick, Neville feels Matic's arrival will help ease the strain on the 36-year-old.
"Michael Carrick’s obviously got one more year but he... read more
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