Manchester United expect Cristiano Ronaldo, through his representatives, to try to leave Old Trafford again when the January transfer window opens.
But can we believe the usually well-informed reporter Rob Dawson first ESPNit will not happen.
Sources close to Manchester United say the club feels confident that Ronaldo will not get what he wants, and therefore he will stay throughout the current season. smaller.
The reason is that the senior officers of the Theater of Dreams are not anticipating any Champions League clubs, or other related teams, that would like to sign the Portuguese star mid-season.
Also this summer, when Ronaldo wanted to leave, there was reportedly very little interest around him.
Only one concrete investigation was received, from a club in Saudi Arabia, but this was soon dismissed by both Manchester United and Ronaldo himself.
The 37-year-old has so far been given limited playing time by Red Devils coach Erik ten Hag this season. Ronaldo has scored only one goal for Manchester United since the start of the season, from a penalty kick against Sharif in the Europa League.
Ronaldo’s contract with Manchester United expires in the summer of 2023, but the club can extend this contract for one year through an option.
On Sunday evening, Manchester United play away to Everton in the Premier League, possibly with Ronaldo on the bench.
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