Cristiano Ronaldo says he feels betrayed by Manchester United


Cristiano Ronaldo stated he “feels betrayed” by Manchester United.

In an interview with Piers Morgan in The Solar, the 37-year-old ahead stated he feels he’s being pressured out of Manchester United: “Not simply by the supervisor (Erik ten Hag) but additionally by two or three different individuals round. the membership”.

He stated: “I really feel betrayed.

“Some individuals, I really feel, don’t desire me right here. Not simply this yr, but additionally final yr.”

Ronaldo additionally spoke about his relationship with Ten Hag, including: “I’ve no respect for him as a result of he reveals no respect for me.

“If you do not have respect for me, I will by no means have respect for you.”

He additionally spoke about Ralf Ragnick’s time on the membership, who was appointed caretaker supervisor following the departure of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer final season.

The Austrian had important success as director of soccer, however had not managed a crew for 10 years earlier than taking cost at United in November final yr, with Ronaldo commenting: “In the event you’re not even a supervisor, what are you going to be like? Manchester United boss? I had by no means heard of him.”

Ronaldo informed United he needed to go away this summer time if the membership obtained an appropriate provide, however no passable agency provide has been made by the striker.

He already obtained criticism from his supervisor in August, when he left early throughout a pleasant towards Rayo Vallecano. He was substituted at halftime in the course of the warm-up sport and was filmed off the sector earlier than the top of the match.

Final month, he declined to return on as an alternative in the course of the closing phases of his crew’s victory over Tottenham Hotspur. He was then omitted of the squad for United’s sport towards Chelsea the next weekend and educated alone for every week earlier than returning to the squad for a 3–0 Europa League win over Sheriff.
The Portuguese worldwide additionally missed his facet’s closing Premier League sport earlier than the World Cup break, a 2-1 win over Fulham on Sunday, as a consequence of sickness.

Ronaldo has struggled for kind in entrance of purpose this season. Earlier than tonight, in 16 video games in all competitions, the Portuguese worldwide had solely managed three objectives and two assists.

He did, nevertheless, play a extra outstanding function within the Previous Trafford membership’s Europa League marketing campaign. The 37-year-old began all six of United’s video games within the competitors, scoring two objectives and offering two assists.