QPR has been a home for big name veterans with big salaries on the decline in recent years and they look to be considering the addition of another in free agent Rio Ferdinand.
Rio Ferdinand looked well past his prime as Manchester United were embarrassed by Olympiakos in Tuesday's Champions League knock-out first leg in Greece.
Rio Ferdinand limped off the pitch against Swansea in Manchester United's FA Cup loss over the weekend and the defender will be missing for two weeks as a result of the knee issue.
Manchester United are hot on the trail of a £15 million move for Benfica center back Ezequiel Garay.
The Guardian is reporting that Rio Ferdinand will sign a one year contract extension with Manchester United within the week.