Manchester United kicks out Cristiano Ronaldo from the club
Cristiano Ronaldo has been sacked by Manchester United after having his £500,000-a-week contract ripped up, The Sun reports.
Recall that the Portugal forward blasted the club in his explosive interview with Piers Morgan and now the Red Devils have decided to terminate his contract with immediate effect.
The news was announced at 5.30pm as United released a blunt statement for the club icon. The club said: “Cristiano Ronaldo is to leave Manchester United by mutual agreement, with immediate effect.
The club thanks him for his immense contribution across two spells at Old Trafford, scoring 145 goals in 346 appearances, and wishes him and his family well for the future.Everyone at Manchester United remains focused on continuing the team’s progress under Erik ten Hag and working together to deliver success on the pitch.”