Sir Alex Ferguson arrives at Man United base amid Ronaldo crunch talks


Just a year after returning to Manchester United, Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has announced that he intends to leave the club

Manchester United bosses continue talks with Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo over his continuation at the club.


Ronaldo applied to leave the club last month, just a year after returning to the Red Devils.

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Sir Alex Ferguson was recently spotted arriving at Manchester United’s training base amid reports that the sporting legend and Bryan Robson are being called in to persuade Ronaldo to stay.

The Portugal captain returned to team training on Tuesday and was present at Wednesday’s closed-door game against Wrexham.

Ronaldo has flown back to Manchester to attend training on Tuesday 26th July

Who is Cristiano Ronaldo?

Cristiano Ronaldo is a legendary footballer who currently plays for Manchester United and is the captain of the Portugal national team.


Ronaldo has won 32 trophies throughout his career, including seven league titles.

The Portuguese forward also holds several records including most appearances (183) and goals (140).


Ronaldo originally joined Manchester United in 2003 at the age of 18 and helped the team win the FA Cup in his first season.

  • Cristiano Ronaldo was born on February 5, 1985 and is 37 years old
  • Ronaldo is in a relationship with model Georgina Rodríguez
  • The footballer has six children
  • Cristiano Ronaldo net worth is $115 million
  • Ronaldo is the third highest paid athlete in the world according to Forbes

What did Cristiano Ronaldo say about leaving Manchester United?

Cristiano Ronaldo with former Manchester United captain Alex Ferguson

A month ago it was reported that Cristiano Ronaldo told Man United bosses that he wants to leave the club because he doesn’t think they can win the Premier League.

The Portugal striker reportedly told bosses that he wanted to play in the Champions League instead.


It has been reported that his manager Jorge Mendes has now given the club an ultimatum, asking for a new contract before lending the player on loan.

Talks appear to be underway between Ronaldo, his team and the club.



Alex Ferguson is a former football manager and player best known for managing Manchester United between 1986 and 2013.


Ferguson is Manchester United’s longest-serving manager and worked alongside Cristiano Ronaldo in his early years with the team.

Cristiano Ronaldo, his girlfriend Georgina Rodríguez and their six children – @cristiano and @georginagio on Instagram

Harry Maguire currently plays as a central defender for Manchester United as well as for the England national team.


Maguire started his career in Sheffield United youth system before playing for Hull City, Wigan Athletic and then Leicester City before joining Man United.

Marcus Rashford plays as a striker for Manchester United.


Rashford is also known for his work against racism, homelessness and child hunger and was awarded an MBE for his work.

Personal life


Cristiano Ronaldo is currently dating model Georgina Rodríguez and they have been together since 2017.

The couple have five children together, twins Eva and Mateo, five, were born via surrogate in 2017, but the couple also welcomed Alana Martina, five, the same year Rodríguez was born.


It was announced last year that the couple were expecting their second set of twins, with Bella Esmeralda due in 2022.

Sadly, the second twin, a young boy, passed away and the couple announced their tragic loss on their social media accounts.


Cristiano Ronaldo has a sixth child, Cristiano Jr., 12, but has agreed with the mother not to reveal their identity.

Ronaldo also had a previous five-year relationship with Russian model Irina Shayk.