Edinson Cavani has revealed he spoke to former Manchester United ahead Angel Di Maria earlier than becoming a member of the Crimson Devils this summer time.
The membership introduced the free signing of the veteran striker on a one-year deal earlier this week after his seven-year stint at Paris Saint-Germain got here to an finish a number of months in the past.
The 33-year-old spent 5 years with Di Maria within the French capital and he was eager to select his and Ander Hererra’s brains to search out out about life at Outdated Trafford.
Di Maria joined the Crimson Devils in a £59.7million deal from Actual Madrid in 2014, however was offered to PSG simply 12 months later after failing to impress at Outdated Trafford, whereas Herrera left for PSG in 2019 after 5 years at United.
Di Maria’s spouse Jorgelina Cardoso later gave her ideas on the ‘horrible’ expertise, referring to England as a “s***gap”, whereas the Argentine has since developed a poisonous relationship with United followers.
Talking about his transfer to the membership, Cavani informed Manchester United’s official web site: “I spoke with Ander lots, in addition to different team-mates, like Angel Di Maria, who I used to be additionally with at Paris.
“It was genuinely attending to the final minute and I referred to as Ander to have a chat.
“I’ve lots of admiration for Ander, for the type of individual he’s, and I had the sensation that his phrases had been going to assist me out, by telling me a bit about what it was like at United.
“And so sure, it’s true that after I’d completed speaking with Ander, we got here to an settlement right here with the membership.
“I hadn’t recognized Ander for too lengthy, however we fashioned and loved an in depth friendship throughout that point at PSG, and, right this moment, we’re nonetheless superb mates.”