Bruno Fernandes says he has “no drawback” with Cristiano Ronaldo following his Manchester United and Portugal team-mate’s explosive interview.
Ronaldo advised TalkTV he felt betrayed by United and spoke of how his relationship with supervisor Erik ten Hag has damaged down, additionally criticising membership homeowners the Glazer household.
Footage emerged of Fernandes seemingly giving Ronaldo a frosty reception once they reported for worldwide obligation forward of the World Cup in Qatar this week.
United defender Raphael Varane acknowledged that the Ronaldo saga had “clearly affected” the membership.
But Fernandes says he has no problem with the ahead as Portugal put together to face Ghana of their first match of the match subsequent Thursday.
The midfielder advised Sky Sports activities: “I didn’t learn the interview so I’m okay with that. As I mentioned earlier than, now it’s the nationwide staff, it’s Portugal. The coach made a degree that it’s us, he made that time since I got here with the nationwide staff in 2017.
“That’s nonetheless clear, that in his thoughts the primary factor right here is the nationwide staff and us, so we’ve got to be centered on the World Cup.
“You don’t have an opportunity to play a World Cup many occasions – Cristiano did rather well to play 5 occasions, this might be his fifth time – so everybody is prepared for that, everybody desires to present their greatest for the staff.”
Fernandes added: “That is the nationwide staff, Manchester United might be my focus after the World Cup, after December 18, as a result of that’s the ultimate.
“I’ve no drawback with anybody. I do my job. It’s important to management your self, give your greatest and that’s it.”
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— Bruno Fernandes (@B_Fernandes8) November 17, 2022