Ronaldo invites four Manchester United friends to join him in Saudi Arabia
Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly invited four of his former teammates from Manchester United to come see him play in Saudi Arabia.
The 37-year-old was never able to say goodbye to the Red Devils after his explosive interview with Piers Morgan resulted in his contract being terminated as he was on the job. world Cup with Portugal at the time.
He is now settled into his new life in the Middle East with Al-Nassr – and he wants some of his friends from Old Trafford to come visit, according to The Sun.
According to our source, Ronaldo has been in contact with Harry Maguire, Bruno Fernandes, Casemiro and Raphael Varane, his closest friends in the United team, to try and arrange a visit to Arabia for them to watch a game .
And he would also have invited them for a summer vacation in his native Portugal, where he is having a luxury house built on the outskirts of Lisbon.
Ronaldo hopes he has found some form at this stage as he hasn’t had the best of starts at Nassr. His first match ended in a 1-0 league win.
But they were sadly knocked out of the Super Cup on Thursday January 26 as they suffered a 3-1 loss to Al-Ittihad with Ronaldo yet to score for his new side.
A United insider said of Cristiano’s departure: “There are still a few guys here who have nothing but respect for Ronny and who were sad about how it all ended because they never could say goodbye.
“He recently left the players’ WhatsApp groups but promised to keep in touch with a few and invited them to his new home in Lisbon and Arabia to watch him play. »