New Manchester United supervisor Erik ten Hag has insisted that there’s nonetheless a spot on the membership for Cristiano Ronaldo, however warned the ahead that he now has to show himself as soon as once more.
Ronaldo has requested to depart United this summer season amid considerations over the Purple Devils’ lack of Champions League soccer, and after lacking the vast majority of pre-season for ‘private causes’, he solely made his first look for Ten Hag within the current pleasant towards Rayo Vallecano – wherein he was substituted at half time and left the stadium earlier than the ultimate whistle.
Ten Hag later got here out to disclose that Ronaldo didn’t have permission to depart Previous Trafford early, labelling his behaviour as ‘unacceptable’.
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However, because it stands, Ronaldo will start the brand new season as a United participant, however Ten Hag has warned the veteran striker that his status won’t assure him minutes over the approaching marketing campaign.
“I feel he can [fit in],” Ten Hag mentioned. “It begins with… he has to get match. He is simply began.
“He is a unbelievable soccer participant, he is proved that so many occasions, however you might be at all times judged on what you at the moment are, what you might be presenting now, performing now.
“The staff, and Cristiano himself, has to show it.”
90min understands that Ronaldo has reiterated his need to depart United however has failed to search out any suitors. Chelsea supervisor Thomas Tuchel has rejected the prospect to maneuver for the striker, however proprietor Todd Boehly has not but dominated out a bid if his supervisor fails to search out another goal.