Tevez won the Premier League with Manchester United on two occasions, as well as the Champions League, during his two seasons at United. But three even remotely fruity remarks is way above the average strike rate for a current player in...
"For me, he's the ideal player for Manchester United".
"If he has that freedom where he doesn't have to think too much about his defensive role he can cause mayhem", Rooney was quoted as saying. "He'll create goals, he'll score goals and I think he'll kick on", Rooney said.
City are getting to the level Barcelona were at four or five years ago.
Presenter Dave Jones then said: "You've got to say Man United as well presumably". It is not nice for me to say, but it is nearly flawless football at times.
Guardiola is putting the foundations in place to try to emulate that Barcelona team, and they are well on their way to do that.
"I think Ruud was used to David Beckham, getting the ball down Giggs getting the ball down putting crosses into the box getting on the end of them". And you can see he is a victor.
Alexis Sanchez may have undertaken extra training in recent weeks - but the Manchester United forward is also enjoying some well-earned down time after his hectic start to the new year. For Rooney, the Frenchman is a classic box to box player who can do a bit of everything really well.
Sanchez will do that. With any other player, you probably wouldn't but with Cristiano, he was that good you had to accommodate him.