African Connect Site will give more updates on how this crucial match will be delivered in Spanish land and being first away game for Manchester United in this competition under Ralph Rangnick the Interim Manager.
Cristiano Ronaldo of Manchester United Football Club and his teammates arrived safely in Spain where they will be playing against Atletiço Madrid in the UEFA champions round of 16 leg 1 on Wednesday 23 February, 2022.
|Cristiano Ronaldo an Teammates at the Airport|
The Five Time Balon dor’ winner has been playing in Spanish giants real Madrid for 9 years after he was bought in 2009 from Manchester United FC in 2009 till 2018 when he was again sold to Juventus FC in Italy.
Whilst at Madrid the Mr Champions managed to score 450 goals in about 445 matches. Ronaldo also managed to win the Champions League for five times. Some players who played alongside him were Neymar Junior, Raphael Valane who is currently playing with him at Manchester United Football Club in England.
Previous Cristiano Ronaldo scored 25 goals and 9 assists in 35 appearances against Atletiço Madrid.
The Reds, who are to face Atletico Madrid of Diego Simeone tonight in the first leg of their last 16 tie, may not be among the favourites to go all the way in Europe’s biggest club competition in this season.
Indeed, since reaching the final in 2011, The Red Devils have won just two of 12 Titleholders League knockout games, which shows the extent of their decline in thepost-Sir Alex Ferguson period.
But with Ronaldo in their species and with his track record of delivering when it gets to the Titleholders League knockout stage, United, their players and suckers know anything is possible and are playing with all hopes of taking the three points.
On the other side Manchester United FC is battling for top 4 first teams in the Premier League as faces competition against two other rivals like Arsenal which is on number three with four more points above them and West Harm United FC on position 5 with 3 less points.