Cristiano Ronaldo ‘is set to LEAVE Manchester United this summer over their lack of progress in the transfer market under new manager Erik ten Hag’, with no players bought amid interest in Darwin Nunez, Frenkie de Jong and Antony.
- Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly considering a departure from Manchester United
- The star Portuguese striker is said to be set to leave Old Trafford this summer.
- It is believed that he is extremely frustrated by the lack of successful transfers.
- Erik ten Hag took over as United boss in April, replacing interim Ralf Rangnick.
- The former Ajax manager is desperate to renew his squad with new players
- United wanted Darwin Nunez, who joined Liverpool, and are interested in Barcelona’s Frenkie de Jong and Ajax winger Antony, but have so far not made any signings.
Cristiano Ronaldo is considering a departure from Manchester United this summer due to his lack of successful transfer activity, according to reports in Portugal.
The star striker returned to Old Trafford last summer, 13 years after leaving for Real Madrid for a world-record fee at the time, but it didn’t turn out to be the glorious homecoming he had hoped for.
Ronaldo scored 24 goals in 38 games in all competitions, but the team struggled to finish sixth in the Premier League amid criticism of its impact on their pressing abilities and overall cohesion.
Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo (above) is reportedly set to leave Manchester United this summer due to his lack of progress on the transfer market under new boss Erik ten Hag.
Former Ajax manager ten Hag (pictured) took over in April and is aiming for a major team rebuild.
The Portuguese veteran, 37, has a year left on his contract and both he and new manager Erik ten Hag, who replaced caretaker boss Ralf Rangnick in April, have spoken enthusiastically of another season after the Dutchman implements a rebuild. of the team.
But despite interest in Darwin Nunez, who has joined Liverpool, Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong and Ajax winger Antony, the club have yet to sign a single signing.
And according to Portuguese outlet Record, a very frustrated Ronaldo is ready to leave the north-west side due to his apparent lack of transfer ambition.
The club and owners of Glazer (pictured) have yet to complete a single transfer this summer.
And the former Sporting Lisbon and Juventus star has reportedly given the club an ultimatum: ‘up your game or I’m out’.
Ronaldo is said to have informed his inner circle that the continuing lack of transfers would cause him to start looking for another club.
He had previously told United’s website: “What I know about (ten Hag) is that he did a fantastic job for Ajax, that he is an experienced manager.” But we have to give it time.
The Red Devils were interested in Benfica’s Darwin Nunez, but he eventually joined Liverpool
Ten Hag and United have been heavily linked to Barcelona’s Dutch midfielder Frenkie de Jong.
The manager is also interested in signing Brazilian winger Antony (pictured) from the Eredivisie side.
‘Things have to change the way he wants. I hope we are successful, of course, because if you are successful, all of Manchester will be as well. I wish him well.
We are happy and excited, not only as players, but also as fans. I wish him the best and we believe that next year we will win trophies.
Ajax defender Jurrien Timber has already rejected a move after former United boss Louis van Gaal warned him against it, while Derby youngster Malcolm Ebiowei has rejected United in favor of Crystal Palace.