Cristiano Ronaldo is probably one of the best footballers ever on the planet. But even the greatest of mankind can be drawn back to the real world like everyone in the Premier League last night. (Saturday 11 December 2021). The Portuguese national team the 36-year-old scored the only goal of the game. From the penalty spot in the second half as Manchester United beat Norwich City 1-0 at Carrow Road.
Manchester United have won just three of their last eight games in all competitions before today. And without winning this game. We could see the club behind rivals Arsenal and West Ham in the race for space in the Champions League. But Ronaldo’s 75th-minute penalty at Norwich ended the day. With Ralph Rangnick ‘s team in
fifth place with 27 points. While the Canaries are still at the bottom of the table.
Ronaldo returned to Old Trafford in the summer from Juventus for £12.85m. But his arrival has criticize quite a bit. He is the choice of 11 actually means fellow striker Edin Cavani. And Ongar Stony Marx’s drugs have had problems with in the field. Both have only played 5 and 7 league games respectively. Causing fans and football gurus to criticize the matter. Because many believe that Cavani is one of the best attacking strikers in the world in that position.
But in the 1-0 win over Norwich. The 36-year-old clearly showed why Manchester United therefore signed him in the first place. In an interview after the game. Dean Smith , Norwich manager Complaining about the penalty that it’s too easy. And the opposing team’s fans came out as if he dived. But at the same time, many have argued that the five-time Ballon d’Or winner was clearly pinched by Max Aarons before Ronaldo fell. And the news came up and killed himself, becoming a goal for Manchester United to lead 1-0
But that wasn’t the only time Ronaldo has made himself the target of criticism in the game. When he attempted to leapfrog Billy Gilmour for a header. But it turned out to be disastrous for himself. When Ronaldo eventually fell to the ground and had to hold his back in pain. Fortunately for Manchester United fans. The club legend slowly rose to his feet. Although he felt a slight pain and continue playing until the end of the game.