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Sport Cristiano Ronaldo scores in second Manchester United debut

19:25  11 september  2021
19:25  11 september  2021 Source:   yardbarker.com

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  Ronaldo eyes more Man Utd history after 'dream' return Cristiano Ronaldo said he has a "never ending love" for Manchester United after sealing his return to Old Trafford from Juventus on Tuesday. "Everyone who knows me, knows about my never ending love for Manchester United. The years I spent in this club were absolutely amazing and the path we’ve made together is written in gold letters in the history of this great and amazing institution. "I can't even start to explain my feelings right now, as I see my return to Old Trafford announced worldwide. "It's like a dream come true, after all the times that I went back to play against Man.

Was there ever any doubt?

a group of football players on a field: Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring their side's first goal of the game during the Premier League match at Old Trafford, Manchester. © Press Association Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring their side's first goal of the game during the Premier League match at Old Trafford, Manchester.

Cristiano Ronaldo scored in his second Manchester United debut on Saturday to put the Red Devils up 1-0 against Newcastle just before halftime.

The goal was almost expected as Ronaldo was named to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's starting XI. The ball came off a blocked shot from Mason Greenwood, and Ronaldo was in the right spot at the right time to tap it home.

The goal sent the crowd at Old Trafford into a frenzy:

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It was Ronaldo's first Premier League goal since May 10, 2009. He last scored for the Red Devils on a free-kick against Manchester City more than 12 years ago.

Here's a fun fact: The 36-year-old scored his only Premier League hat trick against Newcastle in 2008.

Ronaldo recently rejoined Manchester United after moving on from Juventus at the end of the transfer window. His first stint at Old Trafford came from 2003-09.

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  Cristiano Ronaldo set to make Manchester United re-debut Sept. 11 vs. Newcastle The five-time Ballon d'Or winner originally featured for United from 2003 through 2009 but last played for the club in the '09 Champions League final before he completed a historic move to Spanish giants Real Madrid. He joined Serie A side Juventus from Real in 2018 and had been heavily linked with United rivals Manchester City earlier this summer before the Red Devils swooped in to secure his services ahead of the close of the transfer window on Tuesday night. Subscribe to Yardbarker's Morning Bark, the most comprehensive newsletter in sports.

The Portuguese superstar won three Premier League titles and a Champions League crown in his first go-around with the club, in addition to receiving his first of five Ballon d'Or Awards as the world's best player.

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Cristiano Ronaldo followed up his two-goal performance in his second Manchester United debut with another goal in his return to the Champions League stage. View the original article to see embedded media.Cristiano Ronaldo's welcome-back celebration continued on Tuesday as the Manchester United star scored on one of his first touches against Young Boys in the first match of the Champions League group stage. After scoring twice over the weekend against Newcastle in his second Manchester United debut, Ronaldo only waited 13 minutes to score his third goal in as many days.

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