Ronaldo was part of the Juventus crew that grabbed 1-0 victory at the theatre of dream but the club faithful still gave the five-time world best a standing ovation.
Cristiano Ronaldo expressed thanks to Old Trafford’s faithful after a warm reception upon his return to the club on Tuesday.
Former Red Devils’ player Ronaldo was back in the Old Lady team as the Seria A side outclassed the Manchester club.
Ronaldo was involved in the buildup to the first goal, as his cross from the right flank crept pass Smalling and Cuadrado with Dybala finishing from close range. As Ronaldo and Juventus silenced the home, the Red Devils’ supporters gave the Portuguese playmaker a standing ovation at the end of a warm evening, And Ronaldo reciprocated to the gestures.
Ronaldo during his time at the Manchester club, lifted the UEFA Champion’s league and three Premier League trophy within his six years term.
“An important victory in a very emotional match for me. It was great playing at Old Trafford again,” he wrote on Instagram and social media.
“Thanks to all the fans for the reception and support.”
The victory ensured that the Turin based club continued the dominance in the 2018 football season. The result ensured that the Old Lady also maintained that 100 percent record in the Champions league as well as third consecutive.
The Italian side are four points clear at the top of the Serie A table and return to league action with clashes against Empoli and Cagliari before the visit of United to Turin on November 7.