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What Cristiano Ronaldo said in dressing room speech ahead of Man Utd debut

Cristiano Ronaldo has already made an impact at Man Utd. Cristiano Ronaldo gave his new Manchester United teammates a rousing speech ahead of making his second debut against Newcastle United to try and bring the best out of the squad. Ronaldo made a predictably excellent start to his second spell at Old Trafford, firing home two goals to lead United to an emphatic 4-1 victory over Steve Bruce's side. It looked as though Ronaldo's arrival the club had given the squad a huge boost, and now The Sun have revealed the details of the pre-match speech he gave to get
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Legendary Man U Manager, Sir Alex Ferguson confirms he DID play part in bringing Ronaldo back to Man Utd

Sir Alex Ferguson has confirmed he did play a part in convincing Cristiano Ronaldo to return to Old Trafford. The legendary former Manchester United manager is understood to have phoned the Portuguese star personally to urge him to return to the Red Devils, 12 years after leaving for Real Madrid, which he did in August.And Sir Alex revealed he and others pulled out all the stops to ensure Ronaldo's homecoming. Talking ahead of Ronaldo's double against Newcastle, Ferguson told Viaplay: 'I'm excited like everyone else, there was anticipation all day yesterday and waking up in the morning. I speak for
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Cristiano Ronaldo already silencing critics after 2 goals on Man Utd return

Critics thought Cristiano Ronaldo was past it. Cristiano Ronaldo couldn’t have asked for a better second debut as he made his sensational return for Manchester United against Newcastle on Saturday afternoon. Ronaldo scored over 550 club goals for Real Madrid and Juventus in all competitions in the 12 years he was away – his worst single season in that time was equal to United’s best top scorer since last winning the Premier League in 2013 – and he didn’t skip so much as a single beat. Despite the hype that surround his transfer back to Manchester, the five-time Ballon d’Or
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Manchester United Executives meet with Legendary Manager Ferguson and Current Manager Solskjaer, for meal in Manchester

Sir Alex Ferguson met up with current Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward at a club luncheon on Thursday afternoon. The legendary United boss played a key role in convincing Cristiano Ronaldo to return to Old Trafford in a £19.8million deal from Juventus in the summer transfer window. Now the Scot has met up with the current manager and soon to be departing vice-chairman at The Ivy in Manchester's Spinningfields, and was also joined by other members of the club's management and board. United technical director Darren Fletcher, former chief executive David Gill and club
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Van de Beek’s agent: Ronaldo move is a ‘bad news’ for my client

The agent of Manchester United misfit Donny van de Beek admits that he is concerned the arrival of Cristiano Ronaldo will push his client further down the pecking order at Old Trafford. Ronaldo caused a stir around the globe when he chose to return to United for a second spell following three seasons with Juventus. But it appears that not everybody is overjoyed to see the 36-year-old back at the club, as Van de Beek could see his playing time reduced further despite receiving assurances he would feature in 2021-22. "Cristiano arrived on Friday which we knew was bad news
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Nurmagomedov reveals he knew about Ronaldo’s Manchester Utd return a MONTH ago

UFC star Khabib Nurmagomedov has revealed that he knew of Cristiano Ronaldo's blockbuster return to Manchester United a month ago. Nurmagomedov and Ronaldo are very close friends, with the undefeated UFC legend admitting earlier this year that the two speak 'almost every day'. The football community was stunned by events last month which, in the space of 24 hours, saw Ronaldo destined to head to bitter United rivals Manchester City, only for him to make a shock return to Old Trafford after 12 years. Ronaldo, who recently became the top goal-scorer in international football history, is revered at the Red
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Manchester United 7 shirt history: Best players to have worn it

In soccer, the most iconic shirt is arguably the number 10. For Manchester United, however, the No. 7 jersey is almost as emblematic or even more. From George Best to Cristiano Ronaldo, only a handful of superstars lived up to expectations with the No. 7 on their back. George Best (1963-1974) George Best The Fifth Beatle was one of the most popular personalities in the soccer world during the 1960s and 1970s. An outstanding player on the field and a controversial figure off it, George Best has sparked the iconic side of wearing Manchester United's number 7 jersey. The Northern
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Will Ronaldo’s arrival be enough for Man United to win the EPL title?

It's been almost a decade since the 2012/2013 season, when Manchester United managed to win their last Premier League trophy, and the Red Devils expect to compete for the title once again after a strong transfer window, one which was marked by the return of Cristiano Ronaldo to Old Trafford. The Portugal international left Juventus and made the switch back to England, but is his signing enough to inspire Manchester United to Premier League success? Despite also acquiring the services of Raphael Varane and Jadon Sancho this summer, there are doubts about whether Manchester United's squad is complete enough to
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