John Barnes, a Liverpool legend, has mentioned that Manchester United can’t win the Premier League title this season regardless of the return of Cristiano Ronaldo to their arrange.
Ronaldo made his method again to Outdated Trafford final week after leaving Juventus.
Throughout his first spell at Outdated Trafford, Ronaldo gained the Champions League, Premier League titles, amongst others, together with his first ballon d’Or.
Manchester United completed second behind rivals Manchester Metropolis final season and lots of consider Ronaldo’s arrival has seemingly boosted their possibilities of profitable the Premier League this time period.
However Barnes isn’t satisfied, though he nonetheless believes it’s a ‘good transfer’ for all events.
“From the perspective of the prodigal son returning residence it’s unbelievable,” Barnes informed BonusCodeBets by way of Metro.
“In fact, they’re not getting the Cristiano Ronaldo that they’d or that Actual Madrid had.
“However getting again a talisman and one of many biggest gamers that ever lived – not a lot now as a result of he’s 36 and on the way in which down – is an efficient signing for them.
“How will it have an effect on the opposite gamers? They’ve seen one participant go away already in Dan James and we’re in all probability not going to see as a lot of Marcus Rashford. Is that going to assist the steadiness of the group?
“We don’t know, so we’ll have to attend and see. I feel numerous it needed to do with nostalgia. Clearly, he’s an excellent participant, don’t get me incorrect.
“If he’s going to price as a lot as his wage prices and he’s going to assist for a 12 months, from a monetary perspective they will afford it presumably.
“I don’t essentially suppose it should make them any higher by way of profitable the league,” he mentioned.