Zidane rests Ronaldo during Real Madrid Vs MU?
Cristiano Ronaldo has returned to training with his teammates at Real Madrid. However, Ronaldo is still doubtful will appear to fight counter Manchester United (MU) in the European Super Cup, Wednesday (08/08/2017) early morning hrs.
The European Super Cup match between Real Madrid against United will take place in Skopje, Macedonia. Coach of Los Blancos, Zinedine Zidane, assess Ronaldo still need rest.
Previously, Ronaldo must go through a grueling period with a performance for the Portuguese national team at the 2017 Confederations Cup which took place in Russia. Portugal cruised into the 2017 Confederations Cup semifinals.
If the 32-year-old striker Zidane down against the Red Devils, it will be a big surprise. Zidane himself still hinted at resting Ronaldo on the match Real Madrid counter MU.
“He (Ronald) should rest, he has time off and that is important,” said Zidane, as reported by AFP.
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Ronaldo scored twice as Los Galacticos beat Juventus 4-1 in the 2017 Champions League Final. The win ensured Madrid as the first club to retain the trophy in the Champions League era and finish a brilliant season by winning La Liga.
The Spanish capital club also won the 2016 European Super Cup by beating Sevilla 3-2 through extra round in Trondheim, Norway. Real Madrid also have to face Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup this year.
“Real Madrid are a team, a club, a hungry institution.We all know where we are and when you finish the season like last year’s win, it helps you try to do the same when entering the new season.”