Rio Ferdinand picks the one player from his era who 'doesn't get talked about' - but deserves a lot more credit

Rio Ferdinand, presenter for TNT Sports during the UEFA Champions League 2023/24 round of 16 second leg match between Manchester City and F.C. Copenhagen at Etihad Stadium on March 6, 2024 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Robbie Jay Barratt - AMA/Getty Images)
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Rio Ferdinand enjoyed centre-back partnerships with Nemanja Vidic at Manchester United and John Terry with England during his illustrious career, but there's one player he believes "doesn't get talked about" enough. 

While recognising that he played his best football alongside Vidic, due to their different styles complementing one another, Ferdinand highlights that he had a better time with England when he partnered a different centre-back to Terry. 

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