In a tremendous game, very tough and with a whole crowd against it, Manchester United once again brought forward another match in the Champions League for Cristiano Ronaldo. This time, once again, the victim was Villarreal.
At minute 78, a bad start by Gerónimo Rulli left Cristiano Ronaldo with the goal, although the Portuguese gave him his touch. The Portuguese threw it to the Argentine overhead and ended up scoring a hole-in-the-wall goal to make it 1-0.
The Old Trafford team arrived in the Spanish city with a mission: to secure their ticket to the next phase of the Orejona. And he did so under the orders of his new coach, who replaced Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on an interim basis. It was an ideal debut for Michael Carrick, who reached into the eleven and got good results. True, he had his sword beam.
Cristiano Ronaldo: How many goals does he have in his career?
The Red Devils forward is one of the most prolific scorers in world football history and he wants to prove it again at home. At present, the crack has 798 goals in 1,088 games, figures that will undoubtedly increase if we take into account his scoring progression from the beginning until now, when he begins his second stage with Manchester United.
Cristiano Ronaldo: How many Champions League does he won?
The Portuguese star has won the top European club title on five occasions: once with the 'Red Devils' and four more with Real Madrid, also scoring in three of the four finals he has won - five in total.