Cristiano Ronaldo flying in Man Utd training as private Erik ten Hag chat details emerge

Cristiano Ronaldo flying in Man Utd training as private Erik ten Hag chat details emerge

Cristiano Ronaldo believes he’s ready to play against Brighton at Old Trafford on Sunday - after putting the squeeze on Erik ten Hag. The want-away 37-year-old star is playing catch-up since returning to the club last week after being given permission to miss United’s pre-season tour to Asia and Australia due to family reasons. Sources at Carrington say Ronaldo has been “flying” in training - and he’s told Ten Hag he feels fit enough to play some role in today’s season opener against Graham Potter’s men. With French attacker Anthony Martial injured after picking up a grade 1 hamstring strain against Atletico Madrid in Norway eight days ago, ten Hag is short on experienced striking options. Ronaldo, who played 45 minutes of United’s final pre-season friendly against La Liga side …
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