By Sam Blitz For Mailonline
Published: 11:34 GMT, 3 February 2020 | Updated: 11:37 GMT, 3 February 2020
Marcos Rojo said that he was told to leave Manchester United for a return to Argentina - by his mother.
The defender sealed return to former club Estudiantes La Plata on the day before deadline day, signing a loan move until the end of the current season.
Rojo grew up in La Plata as a child and came through the Estudiantes academy before moving to Europe in 2011 where he has since played for Spartak Moscow, Sporting Libson and United.
Marcos Rojo (centre) left Manchester United for Estudiantes because his mother told him to
The 29-year-old told El Intransigente: 'Many things came together. I need to play, return to my level, the family insisted, my old woman told me to come back.
'I had many offers to go to other clubs, but what's better than being at home. I hope to