What’s next for Cristiano Ronaldo?
United We Stand editor Andy Mitten joins Off The Ball to discuss the future of Cristiano Ronaldo.
We have seen the links to Atletico Madrid but they would have to sell more players in the transfer market to make room for the five-time Ballon d’Or winner.
On the same show, the respected journalist went on to speak about Erik ten Hag’s pre-season implementations and the ongoing Frenkie de Jong saga.
Mitten ponders the Ronaldo saga, saying: “When players want to go, they pretty much get their way.”
🗣 'The coaching side has got to be more important now'
Andy Mitten ponders the Cristiano Ronaldo saga and what he hopes from #MUFC's staff this season | ⚽️
🗣 'When players want to go, they pretty much get their way'
— Off The Ball (@offtheball) July 27, 2022
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It will raise questions for Ten Hag about whether he would keep a player of Ronaldo’s ego against his will.
That could have unwanted knock-on effects at a time everyone is talking about how the improved atmosphere within the dressing room.
Let us know in the comments section if you think United should sell Ronaldo this summer or make him stick to the contract he agreed to sign less than 12 months ago.