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Cristiano Ronaldo reacts as Manchester United return to winning ways

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Cristiano Ronaldo reacts as Manchester United return to winning ways

Manchester United star forward Cristiano Ronaldo has expressed delight at ending 2021 on a winning ways by in his latest Instagram post.

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The prolific No.7 was on target last night as Manchester United beat Burnley 3-1 at Old Trafford in their last Premier League game of the calendar year.

He then took to social media and wrote:

“Best way to end the year! Great victory”.

 

Scott McTominay put Manchester United in front in the eighth minute after converting a heavy touch from Ronaldo.

Jadon Sancho then forced an own goal which was deflected into the net, doubling Manchester United’s win just before the half-hour mark.

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Cristiano Ronaldo made it 3-0 shortly after by tapping in a rebound off McTominay’s long-range effort as the game already seemed over.

Aaron Lennon pulled one back for the Clarets three minutes later. But there was no comeback for the visitors after the break as Manchester United held out to secure all three points.

It was Manchester United’s fourth win in their last five league games and Ronaldo’s fourth goal in five top-flight appearances. It ended a turbulent year for the Red Devils on a positive note.

Manchester United begin 2022 with a home game against Wolverhampton Wanderers in the league on Monday, 3 January.

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Ronaldo knows no stopping and Manchester United are better for it

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