Erik ten Hag is about to stroll via the doorways at Carrington this summer season, having been introduced as Manchester United’s subsequent everlasting supervisor final month.
The 52-year-old continues to be seeing via his duties with Ajax and will likely be leaving on a excessive observe following their Eredivisie triumph this week – their third consecutive league title.
Ralf Rangnick’s six-month spell in command of United has been disastrous however Cristiano Ronaldo has loved his greatest scoring run below the German.
The 37-year-old has now commented on Ten Hag’s appointment at Outdated Trafford, insisting he’s ‘excited’ and looking forward to subsequent season.
“What I find out about him is he did a improbable job for Ajax, that he’s an skilled coach,” Ronaldo advised the official Manchester United website.
“However we have to give him time. Issues want to vary the way in which he needs. I hope now we have success, in fact, as a result of, in case you have success, all of Manchester goes to have success as properly. I want him the perfect.
“We’re pleased and excited, not solely as gamers, however the supporters as properly. I want him the perfect and let’s consider that, subsequent 12 months, we’re going to win trophies.”
Ronaldo has one 12 months remaining on his contract at United and there have been rumblings a couple of potential exit, with United lacking out on a spot in subsequent season’s Champions League probably a deciding issue.
He does, nonetheless, trace that he will likely be sticking round for the complete size of the two-year deal he signed final 12 months, insisting that the aim for subsequent season is to safe silverware.
Ten Hag has fairly the job on his fingers at United and the final three months have showcased simply that. A striker is claimed to be on his wishlist however that’s almost certainly all the way down to United’s lack of numbers in that division.
Ronaldo is exhibiting no indicators of slowing up and it’s truthful to imagine that Ten Hag can be eager on retaining the membership’s high scorer round.
Solely time will inform whether or not Ronaldo has any plans on transferring on however from a supporter’s perspective, retaining him for one more 12 months may make Ten Hag’s transitional interval only a tad bit simpler.