Originally written on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 11/20/14
Rio Ferdinand has dropped the clearest hint yet he intends to sign another contract and extend his stay at Manchester United . The 34-year-old defender collected his sixth Premier League winners' medal and marked the occasion by slamming home the decisive goal in the 2-1 win over Swansea. It was the first time he had found the net in over five years yet it was accompanied by continuing doubts over his future. With his contract about to expire, there have been suggestions Ferdinand may take up a lucrative offer from abroad. Outgoing United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has insisted that will not happen, and Ferdinand has said as much too. "Manchester United has a bright future," Ferdinand told MUTV. "The manager has left the club in great health and we are looking forward. "We have a great number of good young players who are eager to win things and be successful and work hard. "That is what the manager has instilled in these players. The work ethic has to continue if we are goi...
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