Ronaldo Apologizes For Losing Control Of His Emotions

AdminApril 12, 2022

LONDON: Cristiano Ronaldo has apologized for flipping the phone of one of his supporters as he left the pitch after Manchester United’s 1-0 defeat at the hands of Everton.

Footage on social media showed the Portuguese star colliding with one of Everton’s supporters as he was entering a tunnel at Goodison Park.

“It is not easy to deal with emotions in difficult moments as we face now. However we need to always be respectful, patient and set the best example to the younger generation who love the sport.

“I would like to apologize for my attitude, if possible, I would like to invite these supporters to watch the match at Old Trafford as a sign of sporting spirit and fair-play,” Ronaldo said.

The club confirmed that it will investigate the incident after the footage was spread on social media.

The defeat puts United seventh in the Premier League, six points behind last place to qualify for next season’s Champions League.