Man Utd's Giggs full of praise for Liverpool target Allen

Manchester United icon Ryan Giggs was full of praise for Swansea City midfielder Joe Allen after his Olympics campaign.

Allen, has a future to sort out, with new Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers keen to be reunited with a midfielder who was such a star at Swansea.

"Because he is Welsh, Joe is someone I have taken a close interest in," said Giggs.

"He is such a talented player and the way he played at Swansea last season was fantastic.

"He fitted right in there and I am sure he will go on to have a very good career."

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