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Ferdinand tips Powell to shine

July 18, 2012
By ESPN staff
Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has praised new midfield signing Nick Powell, following the youngster's transfer from Crewe earlier this summer.

Powell, 18, who has travelled with the club on their pre-season tour to South Africa and China, joined Manchester United from Crewe Alexandra for £6 million in June.

The England Under-18 international has moved up from League Two to the Premier League, but Ferdinand feels that the youngster has adapted with ease to his new ...

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