Manchester United should be ‘looking to win the Champions League with Cristiano Ronaldo’, says Teddy Sheringham
Manchester United should be ‘looking to WIN the Champions League this season with Cristiano Ronaldo in his team’, insists former Red Devils forward Teddy Sheringham
Former Manchester United striker Teddy Sheringham says his former club should aim for Champions League glory this season with Cristiano Ronaldo on his side.
The 36-year-old five-time winner has scored five goals in four European games so far this season, including a double against Atalanta on Tuesday that saved a point.
He has also scored late against the Italians and Villarreal at home and Sheringham, who scored in the famous 1999 Champions League final comeback against Bayern Munich, says United’s goals should match those of his talisman. .
Man Utd should match Cristiano Ronaldo’s European ambition, says Teddy Sheringham
‘When you have Ronaldo on your team, you are looking to win him,’ he said. Genting Casino.
“Ronaldo will try to win it, he has done it before on many occasions and he will want to win it again.
‘Things change very fast and all United needs to do is move to the next level and after that result [vs Atalanta], United is in a good position to move to the next level.
“So when the opportunity arises to sign a player of Ronaldo’s caliber, you have to hire him.
Ronaldo has scored five goals in four games and has won the Champions League on five occasions
For me, he is one of the two best players in the world and he has been for the last twelve years, he is phenomenal.
‘He’s deadly, he knows how to score goals, he’s so focused, he’s so professional. Is incredible. Where would they be without him? I’m not sure.’
United lead their group with Villarreal with seven points, with two games to play.