Mikael Silvestre and Louis Saha are both likely to be making a move back to their homeland this summer, with the players today admitting they don’t have much of a future at the club.
Whilst Saha’s club of choice is yet to be confirmed, it appears as though Silvestre is looking for a move to Bordeaux. “I know Lolo (Blanc) as we played together at Manchester. Last year, we talked about a possible transfer,” Silvestre revealed. “So it is not impossible. Now I have to think about it. Bordeaux is the club in my heart.”
Joined: September 10th 1999
Signed from: Inter Milan
Transfer fee: £3.5 million
Debut: Liverpool at Anfield
Honours: 4 League Titles, 1 FA Cup, 1 League Cup.
– More starts than any United player 2002/2003
– Winning goal vs Leedscum 10 minutes from time
– Both goals against Liverpool in our 2-1 win
– Nutting Ljungberg in our 4-2 win at Highbury, the only red card in his footballing career
Joined: January 23rd 2004
Signed from: Fulham
Transfer fee: £12.8 million
Honours: 2 League Titles, 1 League Cup.
– Scored on his debut, scored two a week later in a 4-3 win over Everton
– 86th minute equaliser vs Arsenal at Highbury, March 2004
– League Cup’s highest scorer 2006, including a goal in the final
– Displacing Ruud van Nistelrooy from the starting XI
– The opening goal against Chelsea in 1-1 draw, 2006
– Derby day goal in 3-1 win, 2006