Manchester United legend Nemanja Vidic has dropped a hint that he wants to become Red Devils manager one day in the future.

The former Serbia international defender was speaking after the 3-1 derby defeat to Manchester City on Sunday.

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The former United captain won five Premier League titles and the Champions League during his nine-year spell at Old Trafford.

The 37-year-old, who revealed his desire to manage the club in the future, is keen to lead the Red Devils at some stage.

Vidic, who was working as a pundit for beIN Sports during the Manchester derby, has admitted Jose Mourinho side were not reaching the standard set by Sir Alex Ferguson.

“If you’re speaking about the Sir Alex Ferguson era and comparing now the last three, four years, definitely Manchester United is not on the level fans [are] expecting,” Vidic told beIN Sports.

“We have to believe the club is going forward. To be honest, in the future, I would like to be the manager. I would like to think that I know things.”

“For me to criticise Jose Mourinho, as someone who may be in the future can become the manager, is not fair.”

“He is the manager, he has won a lot of trophies.”

“It’s not the Manchester we are used to watching, its’s Mourinho’s Manchester and when he came to Manchester you have to accept that he is the manager who is going to play this kind of football.”

“It is the kind of football he played at Inter, at Chelsea more or less, and [Real] Madrid maybe it was more open.”

“At the end of the day, that’s Mourinho’s football.”

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Vidic, who left the North West side in 2014 for Italian side Inter Milan, made 300 appearances for United across all competitions during his time at Old Trafford.

The former centre-back has ended his contract with Italian giants on 18 January 2016 by mutual consent before announcing his retirement from football just 11 days later.

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