The Day Cristiano Ronaldo Showed Ronaldinho Who Is The Boss (Video)
Cristiano Ronaldo has sent a message of thanks to Manchester United fans after winning the club’s Player of the Year award.
The 37-year-old received the Sir Matt Busby Award after returning from last summer to enjoy a fantastic first season at Old Trafford.
Ronaldo scored 24 goals in all competitions as he proved to be a rare spark in a devastating season for United.
Ronaldo also won the club’s goal of the season, his spectacular strike against Tottenham in March garnering public support.
The Portuguese international dominated the shortlist, his strike second in the return match in Spurs.
GOAL! Portugal 3-0 Switzerland (Ronaldo)
The five-time Ballon d’Or winner’s latest Player of the Year award. And sees him go level with David de Gea for the most awards. With Ronaldo winning three of his first spells at Old Trafford.
United fans will be hoping he will have a chance to break away from his teammate next season. He has already given a big signal that he intends to stay at Old Trafford.
And Ronaldo paid tribute to the club’s supporters when he posted on Instagram to mark his latest honor. Refreshed by two goals for Portugal against Switzerland on Sunday. United Talisman thanked the fans for bringing the club “back on track”.