Herrera uncovers what he told Cavani regarding Man Utd and urges Mbappe to snub Madrid in 2021
Herrera went through five years on United’s books before leaving toward the end of his contract last summer, and was then snapped on a free transfer by Paris Saint-Germain.
The 31-year-old has had the chance to play alongside several world class performers at Parc des Princes, including Cavani, who as of now remains as the club’s unsurpassed record scorer with 200 goalss to his name.
Shockingly, the Uruguayan’s commitment to PSG’s cause was limited by injuries in 2019-20, and he eventually ended up leaving the club as a free agent in June.
The Red Devils chose to take a gamble on Cavani on deadline day, seeing off rivalry from Atletico Madrid to tie the 33-year-old down to a one-season deal with the option of a second year.
Herrera says he gave his very own knowledge into playing at Old Trafford to his old team-mate before he advanced toward Manchester, before expressing his frustration that supporters should hold up before seeing their new striker very close.
The PSG midfielder disclosed to Cadena Ser:
“He asked me for advice. I told him this was one of those teams that you couldn’t say no to.
“It’s just too bad he can’t take advantage of the fans. Old Trafford is unique.”
Herrera likewise discussed the future of his present club colleague Mbappe, who has been tipped to complete a move to Santiago Bernabeu the next summer.
Madrid decided against signing any new players throughout the summer window for the first time in 40 years,however are reportedly planning to a big money move for the French forward toward the end of the current season.
Herrera sees similitudes between the 21-year-old and Madrid charm Karim Benzema, yet doesn’t have any desire to see the pair interface up in the Spanish capital any time soon.
“I hope he won’t join Real Madrid next summer,” the ex-United star said of Mbappe. “Even though he plays as a centre-forward, Mbappe is like Benzema.
“He likes to attack from the left. He is unstoppable when he does that.”