Ronaldo Set to Miss Man United Tie at Crystal Palace as Big Reason Emerges

Ronaldo Set to Miss Man United Tie at Crystal Palace as Big Reason Emerges

  • Manchester United are expected to be without Cristiano Ronaldo for their Premier League game against Crystal Palace
  • The former Juventus star is said to be currently nursing an injury which has ruled him out of the encounter
  • Featuring in 39 games so far this season for Manchester United, Cristiano Ronaldo has been able to score 24 goals

Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly set to miss Manchester United's final Premier League game of the season against Crystal Palace which will be played on Sunday afternoon, May 22.

Despite recently turning 37, Cristiano Ronaldo has so far this season in all competitions been the Red Devils' most prolific performer.

According to the report in the UK Sun, Cristiano Ronaldo is currently having a hip flexor problem which has ruled him out of the Premier League battle against Crystal Palace.

Cristiano Ronaldo, Man United, Crystal Palace
Ronaldo set to miss Man United tie at Crystal Palace. Photo by Bryn Lennon
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However, Manchester United have already missed out in all competitions this season and the Red Devils won't also be playing in the Champions League next term.

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This means that even if Manchester United should beat Crystal Palace with wide margin, it will be of no importance.

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Ronaldo rejoined Manchester United from Juventus last summer inking a two-year deal for his second stint at Old Trafford.

The Portuguese started impressively netting a brace in his first game for Manchester United.

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But despite Manchester United's lackluster performance so far this season in all competitions, Cristiano Ronaldo has proven himself to be one of the best players in the world.

In the month of April, Cristiano Ronaldo scored five Premier League goals for Manchester United most especially the hat-trick against Norwich City at Old Trafford.

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A consolation strike at Arsenal in a 3-1 defeat to the north Londoners followed and that was Ronaldo’s 100th Premier League goal.

After 37 games played this season in the Premier League, Manchester United are currently occupying sixth position on the table with 58 points.

The Red Devils are also out of the race to finish among the top four teams in the Premier League at the end of the season.

Source: Sports Brief News