Manchester United legend, Rio Ferdinand has come out to hail Lyon star, Houssem Aouar.
Rio recently revealed that the player reminds him of ex Arsenal and Manchester City star, Samir Nasri.
According to him, he is complete awe of Aouar and he would definitely be a future star at a top club in Europe.
He added that the confidence Houssem exudes sets him apart as a fantastic player to watch on the football pitch.
His words, “He [Aouar] provides creativity in this team. A kid so young but he’s relied upon so much. That shows the belief they’ve got in him and the belief he has in himself,”
“You see his imagination and the pictures he creates and sees on the pitch, the vision and the tactical awareness.”
“The confidence is what exudes out of this boy. He’s a fabulous player to watch. He drives past people and then it’s about decision-making and the timing of the pass.”
“He has it all. He reminds me of [former Arsenal and Manchester City star] Samir Nasri at times. He’s someone who can be a top player at one of the top clubs in Europe.”