Ronaldo left the pitch before the end of Manchester United’s 1-1 draw with Rayo Vallecano at Old Trafford on Sunday. It was unclear whether the 37-year-old striker was given the go-ahead by Erik ten Hag.
The striker, who want to leave the club due to family problems, play his first match with Vallecano . After missing the previous five pre-season games under the new coach . At the start of the second half, Ten Hag replace Ronaldo with striker Amad Diallo.
Ronaldo photographed outside the stadium before the end of the game
Ronaldo was then photographed outside the stadium before the end of the game. When ask if Ronaldo was allow to do this, the club did not give a clear answer.
At the beginning, coach Ten Hag ask all the players to have lunch together . And warm up together, whether they were participating in the game or not. United return to Manchester at 8am on Sunday . From lost 1-0 in a friendly against Atletico Madrid in Oslo on Saturday.
Diogo Dalot, Marcus Rashford Brandon Williams; A group of players including Anthony Elanga , and Tyrell Malacia sat in the directors’ box with other non-playing squad members understood to be elsewhere at Old Trafford.
Dalot is also in the picture of Ronaldo’s early departure and is now questioning whether coach Ten Hag has been discipline. It is not clear that there is no. After the match, the media did not have the opportunity to ask questions because the manager did not schedule. The player took to Instagram on Friday to criticize the 52-year-old coach for commenting “on Sunday the king plays”.
The Ten Hag may be shaken by the impact on discipline and team morale, as the revelation reveals sensitive selection news or speculation on Ronaldo’s part.
United have good performances and three wins in the pre-season. It end with two draws and a loss. MUTV have offer to analyze the Dutchman . As they prepare to host Brighton in the first match of the 2022-3 season next Sunday.
“I’m happy. We did well in the preseason,” said Ten Hag. “We’ve made good progress and are ready for this season.” In addition, we know that there are still many areas where we need to improve,” he said.
Ten Hag said this about his first game in charge of Old Trafford. “The reception was amazing. I felt the feeling the fans want to send to their team in the stadium. There is a need for cooperation between the fans and the team. That will get the right mood and the right results,” he said.
Ronaldo contributions during the game
Donny van de Beek A second-tier XI of Tahith Chong and Alejandro Garnacho . And potential regulars Christian Eriksen made their debuts in the first half and Lisandro Martínez. Ronaldo’s first contribution end with a goal kick. The Dane miss an easy chance for Stole Dimitrievski in goal after Ronaldo created it.
Rayo Vallecano, who finish a poor 12th in La Liga last season, came close to scoring just seconds into the game. The United back line, which included captain Raphaël Varane, broke through into the area . And Álvaro García’s shot was save by Tom Heaton. Under the blazing sun, United were better when they turned forward.