Jose Mourinho told he has the new Nemanja Vidic at Man United

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Former Manchester United defender Gary Pallister has noted that Eric Bailly’s aggressive style mirrors that of Nemanja Vidic.
The Ivorian, who became Jose Mourinho’s first signing at Old Trafford back in June 2016, enjoyed a commanding debut campaign at Old Trafford, making 38 appearances in total.
And he has been an imperious force at the back alongside Phil Jones so far this season, claiming five clean sheets in seven appearances.
Speaking earlier this week, Pallister was quick to note that Bailly’s rambunctious style style was reminiscent of the former Man United captain.
“There were big question marks over Phil Jones over the last couple of years with injuries and his form and I think he has come back to his critics with his form this year,” he said.
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