Cristiano Ronaldo has scored just once in 2022 after going through a remarkable goalless game but the Manchester United forward insists he is satisfied with his performance
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Cristiano Ronaldo claims he is “very satisfied with his form” despite a recent run of six goalless matches.
That’s an unusually low return for a player whose numbers have been phenomenal for over a decade.
All in all, Ronaldo, since returning in the summer, has scored 15 goals in 29 appearances for the Reds.
The Portuguese star has continued to develop his game, transitioning from a winger to a No 9, and believes he must be smart about his play, while emphasizing his achievements. me.
“You have to be smart and know that at 18, 20 or 25 you are not the same as at 35,” Ronaldo said DAZN .
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“It’s the maturity, the experience, the intelligence to understand that it can take some things to win over others and have the balance to continue to compete and reach the top.
“It hasn’t been easy, but it seems to me, because year after year, I’ve proven that the numbers speak for themselves.
“I don’t need to tell you I’m great, because the numbers are there. Facts are facts, the rest are not. It has no problem at all.
“That’s why I’m very happy with my form, I’m still scoring goals, helping people, teams, both in the national team and at Manchester United and that’s why I want to continue like this.”
United could still be absent from the top four despite beefing up their options in the summer with the arrival of Ronaldo.
Jadon Sancho and Raphael Varane also joined him at Old Trafford but results and form were poor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Dismissal.
Ralf Rangnick is currently in charge in Manchester and reports claim Ronaldo has asked the German to tweak things to get the most out of him.
Ronaldo suggested United should play up front so he could have a partner who could support him – something Solskjaer did this year before he was sacked.
However, the caretaker manager continued to play with a central attacking edge, which saw Ronaldo cut to a disappointing form in the midweek draw against Atletico Madrid.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/man-utd-cristiano-ronaldo-form-26335854 Cristiano Ronaldo is "very happy" despite the recent goal drought at Man Utd