Paul Scholes has called Ryan Giggs a freak due to his longevity in the game
Paul Scholes and Ryan Giggs were both products of Manchester United's academy from the infamous class of 92.
The pair racked up over 1500 career appearances for the Red Devils between them, winning everything in the modern game.
However, Giggs played one more year with the club following Scholes' retirement, and the former midfielder has branded the Welshman "a freak" for doing so.
Paul Scholes and Ryan Giggs were both products of Manchester United's class of 92
"I played with some brilliant players, so many brilliant players," Scholes told website RepublikofMancunia.
"But Ryan [Giggs] was the one that could lift everything.
"You’d just give him the ball, especially on big European nights here, he used to beat five or six men, used to get the crowd going.
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"The longevity of his career, as well, was special, not just his quality but to take it to twenty-odd years playing in the centre of midfield… at that level!
"He was brilliant. He was unbelievable. A freak!"
Giggs made 890 appearances for United, scoring 155 goals and providing 158 assists.