Ronaldo mutually agree to leave Manchester United

Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo is to leave Manchester United with immediate effect. The decision follows a controversial interview in which the 37-year-old criticised the club and said he had “no respect” for manager Erik ten Hag. Both parties stated that Ronaldo’s exit was “mutually agreed”. “The club thanks him for his immense contribution across two spells at Old Trafford,” said a…

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‘The best timing is always my timing’ – Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo says he will “speak when he wants” and his row with Manchester United will not “shake” his Portugal team at the World Cup. United are exploring their legal options as they look to end Ronaldo’s time at the club following his critical interview with TalkTV. Ronaldo, 37, said he felt “betrayed by the club” and stated he had “no…

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Manchester United explore legal action to force Ronaldo out

Manchester United are exploring their legal options as they look to end Cristiano Ronaldo’s time at the club. It is accepted at United that Ronaldo cannot play for manager Erik ten Hag again following his fierce criticism of the Dutchman in his TalkTV interview. He has just over seven months remaining on his £500,000-a-week contract. United could terminate the Portuguese…

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Cristiano Ronaldo must face consequences – Erik ten Hag

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag has said there “has to be consequences” after confirming Cristiano Ronaldo refused to come on as a substitute against Tottenham on Wednesday. Ronaldo, 37, left Old Trafford before full-time after leaving the bench and walking down the tunnel in the 89th minute of United’s 2-0 win. He has been dropped for Saturday’s game at…

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Cristiano Ronaldo scores 700th club goal of career

Cristiano Ronaldo reached another landmark in his illustrious career by scoring his 700th club goal in Manchester United’s win at Everton. The goal took the 37-year-old Portugal forward’s tally to 144 for United across his two spells at the club. He scored 450 for Real Madrid, 101 for Juventus and five for Sporting Lisbon. Sunday’s goal at Goodison Park was…

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Rooney tells United to let Ronaldo quit

Wayne Rooney has urged Manchester United to let Cristiano Ronaldo quit Old Trafford – and told them what type of striker they should replace him with. The former Derby manager struck up a glorious partnership with Ronaldo during their time together at the club during the noughties. Now the new DC United boss has cast his eye over the troubles of his…

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Chelsea end interest in signing Cristiano Ronaldo

Chelsea have ended their interest in signing Manchester United forward Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese international, 37, wants to leave the club and has been linked with a move to Stamford Bridge. But after signing former Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling on Wednesday, Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel said his “focus is on defence”. Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag has also said Ronaldo…

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Ronaldo on target as Manchester United hold Chelsea

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 17th goal of the season to earn Manchester United a point after David de Gea had frustrated Chelsea with several superb saves. The visitors were thoroughly dominant in the first half at Old Trafford but were unable to find a way past De Gea, who made saves from Kai Havertz and N’Golo Kante. But Chelsea finally…

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Ronaldo thanks Anfield for ‘respect’ shown after death of baby boy

Manchester United forward Cristiano Ronaldo says he will never forget the “respect and compassion” showed by the Anfield crowd following the death of his baby boy. Manchester United and Liverpool fans united in a fan-led minute of applause in support of Ronaldo and his family during Tuesday’s league game. Liverpool supporters sang their club’s anthem ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’ after seven minutes…

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Ronaldo and partner Rodriguez announce death of baby boy

Manchester United footballer Cristiano Ronaldo and partner Georgina Rodriguez have announced the death of their baby boy, saying it is the “greatest pain that any parents can feel”. The Portugal international, 37, and Rodriguez, 28, were expecting twins. Their baby girl survived, and they said her birth “gives us the strength to live this moment with some hope and happiness”.…

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