Agent: Manchester United youngster set to join QPR

12:37 16 June 2012

Fabio Da Silva, Manchester United

Fabio Da Silva, Manchester United

PA Wire/Press Association Images

Transfer news: Fabio is set to make a move to west London

The agent of Manchester United youngster Fabio has claimed that his client is poised to join QPR on loan.

The Brazilian has only made eight league starts and Cassiano Pereira believes that the full back needs first team experience to flourish.

“Fabio is a promising player and he needs to play. Because of that, Alex Ferguson suggested that he be loaned out to get more experience,” he told ESPN.

“He is a sought-after player because he is still young, and we think that his transfer to QPR was the best decision at the time.

“We received some offers from Germany and Portugal, but he preferred to stay in England to remain in touch with the country’s football style and so that he would not have a problem to adapt to it when he returned to United.”

Related articles

Promotions

BT Home Smart Cam

When I was first told by my boss that I would be doing a review on the BT Smart Cam 100 I didn’t quite know what to expect. Before even looking at the product I was picturing it as nothing more than a web cam with a fancy name.

AGA Living Subscription

Every issue of AGA Living magazine is packed full of celebrity AGA owner interviews, interior and design features, ideas to inspire your culinary imagination, mouth-watering recipes and inspirational shopping ideas.

TOP STORIES

Quizzes

Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho go head to head (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Football managers are either deified or chastised, depending on results and they are some of the most famous faces in the country.

Read more
Roy Keane  (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Roy Keane denied the world of more glorious beard action this weekend by shaving his famous chin hair off, however football is still littered with some impressive beards.

Read more
QPR's Loftus Road home. Picture: Ker Robertson/ALLSPORT

Prove your QPR knowledge with our brand new R’s history quiz.

Read more
Do you fancy yourself as a football ground know-it-all? Try our devilishly difficult quiz!

How well do you know your football stadiums? This brand new quiz from London24 will seperate the men from the boys...

Read more

QPR Transfer News

Friday, October 31, 2014
Adel Taarabt. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

Harry Redknapp has warned QPR playmaker Adel Taarabt that he could waste his talent and fears that West Ham’s Ravel Morrison, who is currently on loan at Cardiff, is headed the same way.

Read more
Friday, October 31, 2014
Rio Ferdinand. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Harry Redknapp has slammed the decision to give Rio Ferdinand a three match ban for an offensive comment on Twitter, especially as violent conduct on the pitch merits the same length of time.

Read more
Thursday, October 30, 2014
QPR defender Rio Ferdinand

Harry Redknapp will weigh up QPR’s options in the wake of Rio Ferdinand’s three match ban for an offensive Twitter post.

Read more
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Joey Barton (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

QPR will travel to Chelsea with the same squad that they had for Monday’s 2-0 win over Aston Villa.

Read more