CRISTIANO RONALDO has been asked to ‘sign Bournemouth’ and he is ‘part of the problem’ at Manchester United.
The Portuguese star is on longest barren run in front of goal over a decade when the Red Devils’ performance continued to decline.
After being kept a draw at home against Southampton on Saturday, the Old Trafford team are facing a big battle for a place in the top 4.
Ronaldo returned to United in the summer and is their top scorer to date with 14 goals in all competitions.
But after going six matches without finding the net Under interim boss Ralf Rangnick, questions are raised about the 37-year-old’s ability to still perform at the highest level.
Speculation has mounted that The Portuguese superstar wants to speak to his agent Jorge Mendes next month and could leave United in the summer.
Now, former Sky Sports presenter Richard Keys speaks on be in sports, said that the legend should be sold sooner rather than later.
“Jorge Mendes has spoken to senior Manchester United executives about leaving at the end of the season,” he said.
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“My own view on that is that he should leave now.
“I’ve been on the point all season that I think he’s as much a part of the problem – not the whole problem – as anything and anyone else.
“The other night, as he was running down the tunnel in Turf Moor, recently gave a presentation to people about being the leader he believes to be and that young people don’t do things like he does… how does that encourage teamwork? dressing room?”
Co-host Andy Gray replied: “That’s not cool. Totally wrong for him to do that. Obviously he was disappointed that he couldn’t play.
“He’s playing against Burnley, bottom of the table, he thinks ‘there are a couple of goals in this game for me’.
“He is 37 years old and knows he is running out of time to play at the top level. You want to try and play as many games as you can. ”
Keys then added: “Fine then, sign for Bournemouth and you’ll be playing every week.”
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