The resumption of Ferdinand's partnership with Nemanja Vidic, who has admittedly been ably assisted by young Jonny Evans, is an exciting prospect. While Anderson and Gary Neville can both boost the midfield and defensive departments.
"The squad is looking really strong," Giggs told manutd.com. "We've got Rio to come back in, Nev hasn't played yet, and Anderson is back too. So it's looking really good."