Three-time Premier League winner shares disdain in the direction of Carlos Tevez

CARLOS TEVEZ was a divisive determine throughout Manchester along with his spells at each Manchester Metropolis and Manchester United.

And one among his former teammates isn’t ashamed to say that he’s not his greatest fan both.

Ex-Manchester United star Rafael has admitted he doesn’t like his former teammate Carlos TevezCredit score: PA:Press Affiliation

Tevez played alongside Rafael for the Manchester giants

Tevez performed alongside Rafael for the Manchester giantsCredit score: Getty

Former Crimson Devils proper again Rafael spent two seasons taking part in alongside Tevez at Outdated Trafford after which clashed with him throughout a Manchester derby when the Argentine striker had swapped to the Blue aspect of town.

And it’s secure to say that the Brazilian defender doesn’t maintain many fond reminiscences of his ex-colleague.

Now at South American outfit Botafogo, Rafael was reminiscing on his days in Manchester when speaking to Sportv.

He stated: “I’m not a fan of Tevez, not as a participant, I’ve already had a combat with him.

“The sport in opposition to Metropolis, he’d left United. I’ve by no means been a fan of his as a result of Tevez appreciated to garbage new gamers. I’m not ashamed to say, I don’t like him.”

Rafael went on to elucidate that the tenacious ahead used to choose on youthful gamers throughout his two yr spell at Man Utd.

He stated: “He did quite a bit to younger gamers. He handled the children badly at United.

“He was at all times very respectful, however he actually picked on the children there, so I by no means appreciated him.”


Each Rafael and Tevez loved success whereas taking part in for Man Utd and had been lucky sufficient to go away the membership with plenty of main honours.

Rafael picked up three Premier League successful medals and two League Cups whereas Tevez received the league twice, however was additionally in a position so as to add a Champions League trophy to his assortment.

Now retired the ex-Juventus striker is managing in house nation as boss of Independiente within the Argentinian first division.

Tevez made plenty of enemies at Man Utd when he swapped the club for their fierce rivals Man City in 2009

Tevez made loads of enemies at Man Utd when he swapped the membership for his or her fierce rivals Man Metropolis in 2009Credit score: AFP