Man Utd legend wishes Nani & 'Van Pizzle' good luck in Turkey

Rio Ferdinand

Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand wished his former teammates Robin Van Persie and Nani good luck in Turkey following both players transferring to Fenerbahçe.

Ferdinand coined a new nickname for Nani last week – Naan bread – and has been at it again this time crafting a moniker for Van Persie.

The Former United defender calls Van Persie ‘Van Pizzle’ in his page long Facebook post about the star striker.

The statement read: “Two players have left Manchester United this week for Fenerbahce – they both leave being a large part of the clubs recent success. Considering the prices being paid elsewhere, the club will deem both signings as a success.

Good luck Van Pizzle!!”

Nani, Van Persie and Ferdinand were all part of the United side that made history in 2013 winning the Premier League for a record 20th time.

Van Persie had signed the same season and wore the number 20 shirt for the Red Devils.

Nani and Van Persie both joined Fenerbahçe on three-year deals over the past week. The former United stars have already started pre-season training with their new team as they prepare for the key Champions League play-off games later this month.

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