Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed his relief that Cristiano Ronaldo didn’t end up moving to Man City this summer.
The Portugal international made an emotional return to United after deciding to leave Juventus, and he enjoyed a memorable second debut for the club as he scored a brace in the 4-1 win over Newcastle on Saturday.
Prior to the game, Ferguson spoke about being excited to see Ronaldo back in the red shirt, but also expressed his relief as he couldn’t imagine the Portuguese superstar playing for our rivals across the city.
Check out the interview below as Ferguson discusses the return of Ronaldo and the impact he will have on the younger players.
Sir Alex speaks about the Cristiano transfer & his role in it. pic.twitter.com/X2Zrlnhrgz
— Man Utd Stuff (@ManUtdStuff) September 12, 2021
Pictures courtesy of Via Play
United fans worldwide will echo what the Scot had to say.