Erik ten Hag admitted he didn’t communicate to Cristiano Ronaldo earlier than the Manchester United famous person walked again to the altering room earlier than the ultimate whistle in opposition to Tottenham.
Fred and Bruno Fernandes struck for the Pink Devils in a dominant 2-0 victory over Spurs.
Ronaldo was an unused substitute although and the 37-year-old made his approach again to the dressing room within the ninetieth minute.
Ten Hag refused to disclose his views on Ronaldo’s behaviour, vowing to confront the problem on Thursday forward of Saturday’s match in opposition to Chelsea.
“He was there, I’ve seen him, sure, however I didn’t communicate to him,” Ten Hag instructed Amazon Prime Video. “I’ll cope with that tomorrow.
“Not in the present day, we rejoice this victory and now we now have to recuperate from this and Saturday, Chelsea, one other huge recreation, the Premier League, so thrilling.”
Ten Hag added in his post-match press convention: “I don’t listen in the present day. We cope with that tomorrow. The main target in the present day was on a powerful efficiency from all of the 11 gamers.”
Whereas Thierry Hery additionally refused to debate Ronaldo’s gesture, as an alternative emphasising how spectacular the hosts carried out.
“The story just isn’t Ronaldo strolling down the tunnel early earlier than the whistle. This was a superb efficiency from United and we don’t want to discuss Ronaldo each day,” Henry stated on Amazon Prime Video.
“When there’s three or 4 gamers that may get man of the match, you recognize it’s been a unbelievable efficiency. There was plenty of safety from the supervisor who managed the sport completely, and also you’re beginning to see that the gamers actually respect him.”
Elsewhere, Danny Mills labelled Ronaldo’s act as “extremely disrespectful”.
“It is a little bit little bit of a egocentric act, to go, ‘i am not concerned’. He is aware of full properly, everyone will see him,” the previous England worldwide stated on Sky Sports activities. “You understand what it is like at Outdated Trafford, it’s a must to stroll all the way in which down the touchline, it’s not like you’ll be able to sneak out, it’s a must to stroll 50, 60 yards.
“I really feel sorry for United and Ten Hag, it’s an impressive end result in opposition to a prime facet, all it is going to be about now could be Ronaldo. It’s extremely disrespectful.”