Be careful Jim White and Alex Criminal, there’s a brand new switch story sheriff on the town.
He comes within the type of UFC legend Khabib Nurmagomedov, who claims to have been within the learn about Cristiano Ronaldo’s subsequent vacation spot lengthy earlier than his transfer again to Manchester United was confirmed.
Khabib says he knew Ronaldo, who he speaks to ‘nearly on daily basis’, says he knew the Portuguese was heading to Outdated Trafford a month in the past.
Ronaldo appeared set to hitch Man United’s bitter rivals Manchester Metropolis however he made a return to the Crimson Devils lower than 24 hours later.
It shocked the soccer world, nevertheless, Khabib insists the plans have been within the works for a while.
“A month in the past, he informed me that he was shifting to Manchester United,” Nurmagomedov informed reporters on the New Information Marathon in Moscow, per the Every day Mail.
“I anticipated this deal to happen. I feel that Manchester United is extra appropriate for him than Juventus. For me, the transition was not a shock.”
Ronaldo, who just lately turned the all-time high scorer in worldwide soccer historical past, is revered by Man United followers having gained 9 trophies in his first spell, together with three Premier League titles and a Champions League.
It’s since been introduced he’ll put on the enduring No.7 shirt, like he did in his first spell. Edinson Cavani will don the No.21 shirt consequently.
The 36-year-old has made a return from worldwide responsibility early forward of his probably second Man United debut as they tackle Newcastle within the Premier League on September 11.
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