Cristiano Ronaldo has returned to Manchester United this morning after saying his want to depart the membership through the present switch window.
The Portugal worldwide has a yr left on his Man United contract nevertheless it has been extensively reported that he needs to play Champions League soccer subsequent season and subsequently, depart the Manchester membership.
The 37-year-old missed the whole thing of United’s pre-season tour and has returned to Manchester this morning for the primary time for talks, alongside his agent Jorge Mendes.
Former Man United supervisor Sir Alex Ferguson was additionally seen arriving at Carrington however it’s understood he’s there for an everyday board assembly with chief govt Richard Arnold, studies Sky Sports, however many can be a bit sceptical about these claims.
? Cristiano Ronaldo and Jorge Mendes are having showdown talks with Erik ten Hag at Manchester United’s coaching floor.
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This would be the first time Erik ten Hag will get to talk to Ronaldo since taking on as Man United supervisor and can seemingly attempt to persuade the Portugal worldwide to remain for one more season.
Writing in his latest exclusive CaughtOffside column on Substack, Fabrizio Romano supplied an replace on the place Ronaldo stands with Man United at current.
“As reported final evening, Cristiano Ronaldo is returning to Manchester United. Not a lot has modified – he nonetheless needs to depart and his agent Jorge Mendes remains to be working to discover a resolution, however Erik ten Hag needs to maintain him.” Romano defined.
“For the second I don’t assume United even have an asking value of their minds with Ronaldo. They’re simply targeted on planning with him as a result of Erik ten Hag is admittedly satisfied that he could be elementary to the mission.
“As for Ronaldo, he would nonetheless like a brand new expertise, however no person on this affair makes it a query of cash. Mendes has even made it clear to golf equipment that Ronaldo would settle for a pay lower to hitch.
“Sadly, making predictions is troublesome when not even Cristiano himself is aware of what’s going to occur; I’m positive of 1 factor, that Jorge Mendes will attempt to discover a resolution within the coming weeks, except Ten Hag will change Cristiano’s thoughts.”
At the moment’s assembly would be the Man United supervisor’s first likelihood to do precisely that however whether or not he can be profitable solely time will inform, even when he’s not, there aren’t any golf equipment within the 37-year-old at current so the celebrity may very well be caught.