Cristiano Ronaldo and Juan Mata have been quite the buzz on social media today. Both men were trending earlier today after they were showing practicing together in Manchester. Soccer fans across the world have rejoiced at the site of Ronaldo and Mata playing together. You can see a clip below whereby Ronaldo walks out with Mata for his first Manchester United training session in 12 years.
Ronaldo left the Manchester United in 2009 so United fans all across the world are excited to see him back again, playing in Carrington. Many are assuming with Ronaldo’s return that Mata’s overall gameplay will likely improve. Mata is a great passer and is excellent at crossing the ball, but his speed is nowhere near Ronaldo’s. The hope is that the two will collectively make the Manchester United one of the best teams in the league again.
Ronaldo had the following to say about his return to the Manchester United: