Man Utd stars ‘unimpressed’ with Cristiano Ronaldo request as changes made behind scenes

Cristiano Ronaldo’s on-field affect has seen Man United climb to fourth within the desk, on joint factors with second-placed Man City, whereas his off-field behaviour has sparked dialogue and alter

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Cristiano Ronaldo has hit the bottom working at Manchester United.

The Portugal worldwide ahead has netted 4 in as many matches for the Red Devils and hasn’t missed a minute of Premier League recreation time since re-joining the membership.

His on-field affect has seen Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Red Devils climb to fourth within the desk, on joint factors with second-placed Man City.

While the 36-year-old striker’s off-field behaviour has sparked dialogue and alter amongst his teammates.

For instance, in response to Man United keeper Lee Grant, Red Devils gamers have began skipping desserts at mealtimes on account of Ronaldo’s uber-healthy meals decisions.

Cristiano Ronaldo has hit the bottom working at Manchester United


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Grant informed Talksport: “To give you one instance of the impact he is having on the group, this was Friday night in the hotel.

“So, as you guys will probably be conscious, you end your dinner and normally on a Friday night time you have acquired some cheat stuff out. You’ve acquired some apple crumble and custard otherwise you’ve acquired a little bit of brownie and cream.

“I tell you now, not one player touched the apple crumble and custard, not one player went up for that brownie because everybody was sat down.

“One of the lads mentioned to me, ‘What has Cristiano acquired on his plate?’ Obviously, it’s the cleanest, most wholesome plate you possibly can think about.”

But not everyone seems to be on board with Ronaldo’s alternative of grub, and plenty of are towards the thought of consuming octopus, regardless of the striker reportedly making a particular request to the chef to have it included on the menu.

A supply informed The Sun: “He also loves octopus, but most of the lads won’t go there – even if it clearly works for Ronny!

“Cristiano could be very a lot into his proteins, stuff like slices of ham, eggs and avocados, and the cooks are attempting to assist him with a bit style of house.”

Ronaldo is a confident character and Solskjaer knew one of his hardest jobs was going to be keeping all the egos in check in the dressing room after signing the five-time Ballon d’Or winner in the summer window.

Cristiano Ronaldo has netted 4 in 4 Premier League matches

United already boast the likes of Paul Pogba, Bruno Fernandes and Edinson Cavani, and with Ronaldo within the combine, there at the moment are numerous large personalities to manage.

One man who would not imagine this must be a significant problem is former Man United ahead Dimitar Berbatov, who says that whereas there could also be some variations within the altering room, in the end everyone seems to be working in direction of the identical purpose.

“There is always a danger when you have big personalities and big egos in the team and this is the case for the manager to control the dressing room, but also for the players to know how to behave and speak with one another and to have respect,” Berbatov informed Mirror Football.

“Don’t overlook, the widespread purpose is to do every part you possibly can for the staff to win.

“In the dressing room you can’t love everybody, not everybody is going to love you, but when you step onto the pitch or turn up at a training session, the one goal is the betterment of the team.

“You’re going to argue, you are going to combat, it would not matter. When you are on the pitch you could be winners and combat for the staff.

“In football, there is a hierarchy when someone like Ronaldo comes into the team you give him the respect he deserves because it is all there, all that he has achieved, and I think it’s up to him to speak to the players and give them advice and help them develop.”

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