Manchester United will find a way back to winning ways when they face Aston Villa in the FA Cup third round on Monday. The Red Devils will have a disappointing home defeat to Wolverhampton Wanderers in the Premier League on Monday.
Meanwhile, the star striker of Man United Cristiano Ronaldo was asked to ‘keep his mouth shut’ by a former Manchester City player. In another development, the Red Devils are preparing a blockbuster contract for a Chelsea star.
On that note, here’s a look at the key Manchester United transfer stories on 7 January 2022.
Cristiano Ronaldo advises ‘shut up and eat money’
Former Manchester City striker Trevor Sinclair believes Cristiano Ronaldo has become a big deal at Manchester United. The Portuguese joined the Red Devils last summer, and has scored 14 goals in 21 games across all competitions.
However, Manchester United have struggled this season, despite the presence of Ronaldo. Sinclair thinks the 36-year-old is part of the problem causing the Red Devils headaches at the moment.
Talking to talkSPORT, Sinclair advised Ronaldo to ‘keep his mouth shut and eat money’.
“You look at some of the players who are really struggling with form at Man United – Sancho, Rashford. He (Ronaldo) has to know his role. You are a footballer, get the club. football for hire; be quiet before times – that’s what you have to do,” Sinclair said
Sinclair continued: “I think he is causing a lot of problems at the football club.
The former player went on to say that Ronaldo is not joining Manchester City, where he is almost guaranteed to win the silver cup, because the Portuguese may have had an ego conflict with manager Pep Guardiola. . Sinclair says:
“I just feel that it’s one of those signings that looks good, but it’s far from good. And, for me, one of the reasons I think he might not consider Manchester City – and that’s it. not the title, because he would have won the silver cup there – it was because he didn’t want to be second to Pep I think he just wanted to do what he wanted for him, and that not the best thing for the club.”
Manchester United prepare blockbuster offer for Antonio Rudiger
Manchester United are preparing a blockbuster offer for award Antonio Rudiger to leave Chelsea, according to Football Insider.
The German defender’s current contract with Chelsea expires at the end of the season and he looks set to leave the Premier League club. The Red Devils have emerged as his next potential destination.
Manchester United are planning to strengthen their backline this year, and they have an eye on Rudiger. The Premier League giants are ready to give the German defender a huge contract to win the race for his signature.
Anthony Martial ready to join Barcelona
Anthony Martial has decided to leave Manchester United and joined Barcelona, according to Sport. The Frenchman has struggled during his time at Old Trafford this season. Martial has dropped the dissection order since the arrival of Ronaldo.
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The Frenchman has informed United that he wants to leave. Barcelona is one of the clubs vying for his signature. It is now reported that the player is also eager to join the Blaugrana.
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