Cristiano Ronaldo has performed underneath among the largest managers in soccer throughout his profession, and Erik ten Hag shall be hoping he turns into the newest on an illustrious listing this summer season.
There stays some doubt over whether or not Ronaldo will nonetheless be at Previous Trafford as Ten Hag begins his spell in cost this summer season. United’s failure to qualify for subsequent season’s Champions League has led to ideas the Portuguese ace might search for pastures new.
As issues stand although, Ronaldo nonetheless has a 12 months left on his take care of United, and Ten Hag has made it clear he desires the five-time Ballon d’Or winner to remain. The 37-year-old due to this fact seems set to play underneath one other new supervisor.
The Portugal worldwide after all boasts a exceptional CV, having received numerous trophies and established himself as one of many biggest gamers of all time. Alongside the way in which, he’s performed underneath a formidable set of managers.
Ronaldo has featured in sides led by the likes of Zinedine Zidane, Jose Mourinho, Massimiliano Allegri and, after all, Sir Alex Ferguson. Amongst that set of names, there’s little doubt who United followers would choose as the best.
And also you would possibly count on Ronaldo to go the identical method – in any case, he turned the world class participant he’s right now underneath Ferguson’s stewardship, successful the primary of his Ballon d’Ors throughout his first spell at United. Ronaldo’s selection although might nicely shock various individuals.
Talking again in 2018, Ronaldo named Mourinho as one of the best supervisor he’d labored with. Requested a few potential reunion together with his former Actual Madrid boss, Ronaldo stated: “Work with Mourinho again? Why not?
“I would put him at the top, I always say that. I have played for so many great coaches, but Jose Mourinho was a big thinker analytically, he went into everything in great detail.”
Ronaldo’s feedback will little doubt come as a shock to many, significantly given the stories that he had fallen out with Mourinho throughout their time on the Bernabeu. It appears although that the Portuguese remembers their time collectively extra fondly than others.
United followers will hope he can type the same bond with Ten Hag subsequent season. Having been a uncommon vivid spark within the present marketing campaign, supporters shall be determined to see him staying put this summer season.