Former Manchester Star Tells Current Players to Shut up and Listen to Ronaldo in Stunning Statement

Former Manchester Star Tells Current Players to Shut up and Listen to Ronaldo in Stunning Statement

Ibitoye Shittu
updated at April 12, 2023 at 7:54 PM
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  • Manchester United players have been told by former striker Louis Saha to listen and respect Cristiano Ronaldo
  • Cristiano Ronaldo has expressed his disappointment to Manchester United's performance this season in all competition
  • The Red Devils who are currently occupying seventh position on the EPL table will face West Ham United in their next game

Former Manchester United striker Louis Saha has told the club's current players to be humble and listen to Cristiano Ronaldo who is not happy with the Red Devils' performance in the EPL.

After spending three years in Italy, Cristiano Ronaldo returned to Old Trafford before the start of the ongoing Premier League season and he has been impressive for the club.

In fact, the Portugal international scored a brace in his first game for Manchester United this season in the Premier League in which fans were happy.

Louis Saha and Ronaldo
Louis Saha and Cristiano Ronaldo at Manchester United. Photo by Stu Forster
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However, things later tuned sour at Manchester United and this caused the sacking of Ole Solskjaer who was replaced with Ralf Rangnick on interim capacity.

Has there been improvement since Ralf's arrival?

Manchester United are still struggling in the Premier League and Cristiano Ronaldo is not happy with the approach of some players this term at Old Trafford urging them to show more commitment.

According to the report on Mirror and Metro, Louis Saha explained that Cristiano Ronaldo has written his name in gold and players need to respect his words.

Louis Saha's statement about Cristiano Ronaldo

"If any player has the right to speak his mind in the dressing room, it is Cristiano Ronaldo.
"Many of these young players have yet to make their mark in the game. They haven't proved anything. They may have a few international caps, but what have they won?"

Rio Ferdinand rates Man United top four chances after Vital Brentford win

Earlier, Sports Brief had reported how Man United legend Rio Ferdinand backed his former side to seal a top-four finish at the end of the season.

The Red Devils are desperate to qualify for the Champions League, with the race to play in Europe next season already heating up.

United, Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham, and Arsenal are all in the mix for the final UCL spot, with Man City, Liverpool, and Chelsea all in a pole position to seal the top three slots.

Ralf Rangnick's charges currently occupy seventh place on the Premier League standings with 35 points, just two off the top four.

The Old Trafford dwellers made a good account of themselves on Wednesday night after they hammered Brentford 3-1 to prove their credentials.

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