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Mick Clegg: Ronaldo can become a high-class coach, should start at MU

30 Mar 2022 | 12:50 | Football

 Fitness coach Mick Clegg said that the Portuguese star has enough qualities to develop in his coaching career.

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Talking to the Mirror, Mick Clegg – former fitness coach of Manchester United under manager Sir Alex Ferguson, confirmed that Cristiano Ronaldo is fully capable of becoming a world-class coach in the future:

“Cristiano can still play well into his 40s. I have absolutely no doubt about that, because he is still in excellent physical condition. But, he always has big plans for life. himself, and I hope that Ronaldo is looking forward to a future with coaching.”
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 Will Ronaldo enter a coaching career? 

“First of all, I can see that Ronaldo will play a coach-cum-player role, because I think it’s a step up in his experience and level of expertise.”

“Ronaldo has all the ingredients to be a great coach. Will he go that route? I don’t know. It will be a big challenge. For me, the best place to go. Starting his coaching career will be where Ronaldo plays now, at Man United.”

“Ronaldo will have a big influence on the players, simply because of who he is and what he has done. But, Ronaldo also has the ability to pass on the knowledge that he has accumulated.”

“Ronaldo has insight into every aspect of football at the highest level. First at Sporting as a young man, then working under Sir Alex at Man United, before moving to Real. Madrid with Jose Mourinho and Zinedine Zidane, and then Juventus.”