Ronaldo backed Ten Hag, claiming he needs freedom and time

Sat 14 May 2022 | 11:47

The Dutch coach has been leading the Red Devils since the summer and will now have the support of the team star.

Cristiano Ronaldo

has stated that Eric Ten Hag needs time and freedom to build

Manchester United


Manchester United have announced that Eric Ten Hag will take over the club from the summer and will replace Ralf Rangnick, the club's interim manager. Given Ten Hag's good performances at


, expectations are high for the Dutch coach and fans are hoping he can take his team back to their golden days under Sir Alex Ferguson. Ronaldo, who has scored 24 goals in the first season of his second tenure at United and is a key figure in the team, has backed the new manager, claiming that he needs time and freedom to build a dream team.

"What I know about him is he did a fantastic job for Ajax, that he's an experienced coach. But we need to give him time,"

Ronaldo said.

"Things need to change the way he wants.

"I hope we have success, of course, because, if you have success, all of Manchester is going to have success as well. I wish him the best."

He added:

"We are happy and excited, not only as players, but the supporters as well.

"I wish him the best and let's believe that, next year, we are going to win trophies."









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