The former Manchester United defender, who once had the same side with the Portuguese superstar, is surprised that critics still exist.
Rio Ferdinand has responded to any suspicions about Cristiano Ronaldo, with the former Manchester United defender pointing out that the 36-year-old “surpassed Romelu Lukaku last season” and remains mostly “on a different level”.
The five-time Ballon d’Or winner found himself back at Old Trafford 12 years after a memorable first spell in English football ended and stood safely among the greatest people of all time.
However, questions are being asked as to whether Ronaldo can maintain remarkable standards. In the final stages of a distinguished career – despite. Hitting a brace on his first outback in the Premier League. – And Ferdinand is surprised that the critics still exist.
What has been said?
The former United center-half, who once supported Ronaldo, told him. With five YouTube channels.“What makes me laugh is that people say he’s different. Of course he’s different, anyone is different after 10 years, 15 years later when he’s in the main unit. People are just saying things clearly.” Are
“It’s going to be different, it’s probably going to be a little slower than before.
“It’s the movement of the ball to go, the awareness of its place and the movement around it. If you get the expectation, it separates you and it gets it. At most, if any.
“People are analyzing the situation more which is understandable because it’s such a big draw, but some of the things I’ve been hearing … and it’s behind being the top goal scorer in Serie A last year.
“I keep saying that. He surpassed Lukaku last season in Serie A, everyone is saying he’s a new man, that’s him, and listen Lukaku is that guy but you can’t say that. That you are worried about Cristiano Ronaldo just because he is 36.
“He’s not a 36-year-old. Get him out of your mind. He’s different. He’s different. A different temperature for everyone. “
Will Ronaldo play for Man Utd again?
Portuguese amulet, which is now. Prominent scorer in men’s international football., Hit 118 goals for United during their first spell at Manchester. And is already in second place after helping Newcastle down on the debut.
Although some are questioning his ability to perform at the height of his power, Ronaldo has made it clear that he is. The Red Devils are back to win and have no plans to slow down any time soon..
He has already told. MUTV“I’m not here for the holidays. As I told you, it was good to win important things and I wore a shirt many years ago, but I’m here to win again.”
“I’m capable, me and my teammates. I’m ready to go, I’m ready to go. It’s a good opportunity for me, for the supporters, for the club, to take a step forward.
“I’m ready and I think I’m going to be a big thing in the next three or four years.”
United will return to action on Tuesday with Ronaldo in their traveling squad. The Swiss side faces the young boys in the opener of the 2021-22 Champions League group stage.