Man Utd's Ferdinand impressed by West Ham striker Cole

Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand admits he was impressed by West Ham striker Carlton Cole on Sunday.

Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand admits he was impressed by West Ham striker Carlton Cole on Sunday.

"He has grown in stature, but that’s because he is working for a manager who understands him," said Ferdinand.

"He is appreciated and working in an environment that suits him. He is a young player, he wants to learn and he is better for it."

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