Diogo Dalot urged World-Class No.7 to stay at Old Trafford

By | August 8, 2022

Diogo Dalot has urged Portugues superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to stay at Man Utd amid exit talks.

Ronaldo is keen on leaving Old Trafford ahead of the 2022/23 season following the club’s failure to participate in the Champions League, football super-agent Jorge Mendes offered his client to hosts of European teams.

Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich are all believed to have rejected the chance to secure the services of the 37-year-old forward with Atletico Madrid not currently in a position to fund a move.

The Portugal international forward did not travel with the team for their tour of Asia and Australia and has not returned for pre-season following due to ‘family reasons’.

Man Utd boss, Erik ten Hag is still counting on Ronaldo ahead of his first campaign in charge with Dalot also hopeful his countryman stays at Old Trafford‘

‘I think Cristiano is important for us,’ Dalot said. ‘What we know is he is going through some family issues, we hope everything is OK and that’s how we do.’

The Red Devils ended their pre-season tour undefeated with wins over Crystal Palace, Liverpool, Melbourne Victory and a draw with Aston Villa.