Cristiano Ronaldo on the bench for Manchester United opening game despite the fact that he confirmed that he’s ready for the match.
Cristiano in the last 18hours made a post on his Instagram status confirming that he’s ready for Sunday match against Brighton. He posted his picture with the caption, “READY”.
However, the Portuguese player will be on the bench for Manchester United opening game.
The coach, Erik Ten Hag confirmed this, saying that it depends on how quick Cristiano is progressing.
In his words, “Cristiano Ronaldo is working really hard to get in the right fitness levels, it will take time.
He started pre-season last week…. So it depends on how quick he is progressing”.