The 37-year-old has left Red Devils fans in shock after he revealed he will be happy to see the Gunners crowned as champions
Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo has sparked debate in Africa after he stated he would be happy if Arsenal won the Premier League title this season if his team does not.
While speaking to Piers Morgan, the Portuguese forward further admitted he’s an admirer of Gunners manager Mikel Arteta.
“I like the team. I like the coach. I think they have a good team. And if Manchester United doesn’t win the Premier League, I will be happy if Arsenal does,” said Ronaldo.
Arsenal are currently leading the 20-team table with 37 points from 14 matches, five more than second-placed Manchester City while Man United are fifth on 26 points.
His latest comments have left fans divided on social media, with some saying he is trying to seduce Arsenal so they can sign him now he looks likely to leave Old Trafford, while another set of supporters opined the Gunners are unstoppable this season and will win the title.