10/01/2022 at 9:05 PM CET
Cristiano Ronaldo will not play the FA Cup third round match against Aston Villa due to physical discomfort.
The Portuguese did not enter the call for Monday’s duel against the “bad guys” at Old Trafford.
« I spoke with Cristiano yesterday before training and he told me he had been unwell for the past two days. Nothing serious, but we decided it didn’t make sense to take risks in a game that can last up to 120 minutes, ”said Red Devils coach Ralf Rangnick.
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“We decided that he is resting and not playing,” added the German.