Rio Ferdinand names the two players that will instantly improve Manchester United’s defence

Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has revealed Paris Saint-Germain’s Marquinhos and Barcelona’s Ronald Araujo would be his two defensive signings to improve Manchester United.

Manchester United have struggled defensively this season, and have already conceded 40 goals in the Premier League so far this term.

Southampton (45 goals) is the only Premier League team in the top half of the table that have conceded more goals than Manchester United so far this season.

When asked to name the two signings he would make to improve United’s defence, Ferdinand told Vibe with Five: “I would sign Marquinhos.

“I would sign the Uruguayan at Barcelona [Araujo].”