MANCHESTER UNITED legend Rio Ferdinand has issued a warning to Joleon Lescott over a possible Man Metropolis factors deduction.
We revealed final week how the Cityzens and Chelsea were fearing Premier League RELEGATION after Everton’s report ten-point deduction.
Then authorized consultants warned Pep Guardiola’s City, who have been slapped with 115 FFP expenses in January, and Chelsea — underneath investigation over transfers throughout Roman Abramovich’s reign — might be booted out of the top-flight.
The alleged breaches from The Etihad club cover a nine-year period between the 2009/10 and 2017/18 seasons.
Hypothesis shortly circulated that City might be stripped of their Premier League titles from these years, though it appears unlikely that any punishments shall be retrospective.
However that has not stopped United icon Ferdinand from telling ex-Metropolis defender Lescott that he needs the 2012 winners’ medal he received “hand-delivered” ought to the Cityzens be discovered responsible.
Metropolis famously received the title within the dying seconds that season when Sergio Aguero’s goal against QPR snatched first place back from United, whom Ferdinand was taking part in for, on objective distinction.
However ex-England centre-half Ferdinand mentioned “that Aguero second’s gone” as he mentioned potential punishments for Metropolis on his newest FIVE podcast.
He mentioned: “If something occurs with Metropolis and so they get punished, Joleon, I need YOUR medal!”
As his co-hosts burst into laughter, Ferdinand continued to troll his fellow TNT Sports activities pundit.
He continued: “Hand-delivered to my home and I’m carrying that medal.
“I’ll take that off Joleon.”
Ferdinand then added: “That Aguero second has gone, proper.
“So Joleon, simply be sure you deliver the medal yeah.”
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