Cristiano Ronaldo SLAMS Manchester United, footballer says he has been ‘BETRAYED’ | Soccer Information
Cristiano Ronaldo has blasted Manchester United and supervisor Erik ten Hag in an incendiary TV interview, saying he feels ‘betrayed’ by the membership and that senior figures have tried to power him out of Previous Trafford. The interview is ready to be broadcast this week on Britain’s TalkTV however advance clips had been launched late Sunday — simply hours after United’s remaining recreation earlier than the World Cup. Ronaldo was ignored of the squad for the second match in a row after the membership stated he had an undisclosed sickness, though the Portugal’s star newest feedback will enhance hypothesis that he has performed his remaining recreation for the membership.
When requested on this system ‘Piers Morgan Uncensored’ whether or not United’s hierarchy was making an attempt to power him out of the membership, Ronaldo stated: “Sure, not solely the coach, however one other two or three guys across the membership. I felt betrayed.”
When quizzed once more if senior membership executives had been making an attempt to oust him, the 37-year-old Portugal star stated: “I don’t care. Folks ought to hearken to the reality. Sure, I felt betrayed and I felt like some folks don’t need me right here, not solely this yr, however final yr too.”
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United made no quick remark. Ronaldo has been out and in of United’s beginning lineup this season and refused to return on as an alternative in final month’s win over Tottenham. That led to him being banished from the squad for the next journey to Chelsea, though he then returned to the fold.
Ronaldo infected the connection with Ten Hag even additional by saying: “I don’t have respect for him as a result of he doesn’t present respect for me. In case you don’t have respect for me, I’m by no means going have respect for you.”
Ronaldo additionally claimed United had not progressed as a membership for the reason that departure of supervisor Alex Ferguson in 2013, and criticized the hiring of Ralf Rangnick as interim supervisor final season after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was fired. “This man will not be even a coach,” Ronaldo stated of Rangnick. “An even bigger membership like Manchester United brings (a) sports activities director — shocked not solely me however all of the world, .”
(with PTI inputs)