Cristiano Ronaldo made one of the most shocking and biggest football transfers from Juventus back to Manchester United this summer. And, among other, related Manchester United football news, Ronaldo brings many changes at the Old Trafford camp upon his return.
Manchester United Football News – Ronaldo Brings Many Changes
Pogba May Stay After All, after Ronaldo’s Comeback
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is now leaning toward, and indeed closing in, on signing the renewal with the club.
According to The Athletic, Cristiano Ronaldo’s comeback to Old Trafford has had a significant impact on Paul Pogba’s mental dilemma.
Only recently open to moving to Paris Saint-Germain, the France international is now closer to a decision to stay put.
Paul Pogba has provided 7 assists in just the 4 Premier League games Manchester United have played this 2021-22 season.
But the 28-year-old’s current Manchester United contract expires in June 2022.
However, in some good news for United fans, the two sides have reportedly progressed in negotiations over a new deal.
Solskjaer Explains Why Ronaldo Won’t Play Every United Game
Manchester United head coach Ole Gonnar Solskjaer has claimed that Cristiano Ronaldo will not make it to every club game.
Solskjaer was asked if it’s possible to leave out Ronaldo after his double at Old Trafford last Saturday.
And the Norwegian replied the Portuguese striker would not be present in the starting eleven for every game this season.
“The thing is that he [Cristiano] looks after himself so much I know he will recover quickly and he’s had a pre-season,” Solskjaer replied, Goal reports.
“Of course it’s important that we get everyone up and running and to get him up and running and to give him 90 minutes.”
“It’s impossible to leave him out,” the coach added. “He is 36, Greenwood is 19, so it’s the same, but I have to manage their minutes.”