Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag has reportedly chosen a front three in the Premier League opener against Brighton. Amid the uncertain future of Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo will reportedly start on the bench. In Manchester United’s opening game of the 2022-23 season amid continued uncertainty over his future at the club. The Portuguese superstar has 12 months left on his £360,000-a-week contract the Red Devils. But has stated his desire to leave the club early in the summer due to Champions League football.
The 37-year-old forward did not appear for the pre-season tour in Bangkok. and Manchester United’s Australia after the club gave him more time to rest to deal with family issues. But the Ballon d’Or superstar eventually returned to play for the Red Devils in the match against Spanish club Rayo Vallecano on Sunday July 31, 2022, playing 45 minutes. before leaving the field before the game ends
Recently, a report from The Sun revealed that Manchester United manager Eric Ten Hag has decided that Ronaldo will start Manchester United’s Premier League opener from the bench. Against Brighton & Hove Albion, the Dutch manager is ready to reward Jadon Sancho , Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford with exits. Started into the starting XI after impressing in pre-season.
Ten Hag, however, is still hampered by Martial’s fitness four days before the Premier League opener against Brighton on Sunday, August 7, 2022. The Frenchman suffered an injury in the UFABET game. Manchester United lost 1-0 to Atletico Madrid in pre-season. By leaving the field after playing for 1 hour with a hamstring injury It’s a little bad news. For the Dutch manager after Martial has just returned to his best form during pre-season.
After becoming the last option In the last season and was sent to Sevilla on loan. Martial is expected to leave the club this summer, but he has been outstanding in pre-season and will likely play a key role in Ten Hag’s plans . Future goals against Liverpool, Melbourne Victory and Crystal Palace mean he will return to Manchester as a key player. United again after many Last season he had trouble getting his old form out, but if Martial is unable to play, Ten Hag may have to turn to Ronaldo as well.