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Manchester United: Juan Sebastián Verón’s Advice To Marcos Rojo and Ángel di María

by | 13th, September 2014

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IN the summer of 2001, Manchester United signed Juan Sebastián Verón from Lazio. The fomer Argentina captain has been talking to the Times. Manchester United have signed two of his fellow countrymen, Marcos Rojo and Ángel di María. What advice does he have for them?

FOOD: “You eat so earlySometimes, with the team, we would eat at 6.30pm or 7pm. In Argentina, nobody even thinks about eating until 9pm. At the earliest.”

LIFE: “I was used to life in Italy….I knew it would be different, but the appeal of Manchester United is the same as the appeal of Barcelona and Real Madrid, the attraction that the top three or four clubs in the world have.

HELP: “The club did everything they could to help me get used to life here…I was really surprised when I arrived that there was an entire office of people employed by the club to help with any problem I had or that my family had. We could call them at any hour of the day or night and they would sort things out for us.”

CULTURE: “Everything is much more relaxed in England. In Argentina, everything is rush, rush, rush. In England, you come home from

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