"They're the ones they should look at, aren't they?" he said. "Why is Giggs playing so well at 30-whatever-he-is? Still fit, still fantastic. You look at Italian players. Look at some of the greats. They're 38, 39, 40 years of age, still playing Champions League football. Because they look after themselves so well.
"(Paolo) Maldini: what an example he is. What an incredible professional. You never read about him being drunk and disorderly, do you, falling over and fighting somewhere?"