Sweden blanks Mexico 3-0, but both head to knockout round

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‘Playing with Smalling and Jones must be tempting for Stones!’ Reaction to Rio’s controversial comments

first_img1 Former Manchester United and England captain Rio Ferdinand has told John Stones to pick his old club instead of Chelsea.Chelsea have had two bids rejected for the 21-year-old and it is rumoured United and neighbours Manchester City have both joined the race for his signature.Ferdinand said the Everton defender would not play if he moved to Stamford Bridge and would spend the season on the bench – but that would not be the case if he chose Old Trafford.Naturally, Everton, Chelsea and Manchester United fans have put their opinions across on social media and you can see the best reactions below …last_img