U-ball live: the Ligue 1 side wait for the green light from Manchester United to be thrown out to complete their loan

2022-04-30 0 By

Halfball Live: Manchester United have been trying to offload Phil Jones for the past few years.However, the 29-year-old has been sidelined for a long time due to injury.Now, according to fabrizio Romano, Phil Jones has finally found him a suitor in The form of Ligue 1 side Bordeaux.Phil Jones’s career at Manchester United is a fascinating story.Legendary United manager Sir Alex Ferguson signed Jones from Blackburn Rovers in 2011.Sir Alex was impressed by Jones’ leadership qualities and skills during his time at Blackburn Rovers.Ferguson has high hopes for the England international, even going so far as to publicly claim Jones is probably the best player the club has ever had.Well, those words have now come back to bite Ferguson because his predictions were far from realistic.In his 11-year career with the Red Devils, Phil Jones made just 201 appearances for his club.Disappointedly, Jones has missed around 205 games for United since joining the Red Devils in 2011 due to a series of injuries.Even if he was given the chance to play for the club, the 29-year-old was not convincing at the back.Phil Jones recently returned to full fitness after being sidelined for more than a year.Having impressed interim manager Ralf Rangnick in recent training sessions, the German coach gave him a start for Raphael Varane against Wolverhampton Wanderers.Although Jones played well against Wolves, he was unable to help his team win the game as they lost 1-0 to the visitors.Now, according to the latest report from Fabrizio Romano, Manchester United could let Phil Jones leave the club on loan.French side Bordeaux have made a loan offer to the Red Devils for the England international.Romano reports that United are ready to accept bordeaux’s offer because they want Jones to see more playing time for the rest of the season.