The 19-year-old winger says having an experienced player on and off the pitch is beneficial. Elanga also praised Ronaldo’s personality off the pitch.The young man said in this regard (via the club’s Official website):
“It was really great. I started training early, I saw him, we chatted, we would talk a lot. If we had a game the day before, we would talk about the game or training, we would also talk about what we were in the gym doing what.”
“He’s a really good guy in this place, not just because of what he does on the pitch, but off the pitch as well. If we need any help, we can talk to him. He’s easy-going and a Very nice people to be around.”
Anthony Elanga has had a breakout season at Manchester United.The Swedish winger has had plenty of chances this season Anthony Martial On loan at Sevilla in January, Mason Greenwood was suspended indefinitely.
The 19-year-old was recently prioritized over Marcus Rashford by interim manager Ralf Rangnick. Elanga made 18 appearances for Manchester United, scoring 3 goals. That includes the first leg of the Champions League round of 16 against Atletico Madrid at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Despite his highs, Eranga also had some lows. The winger missed the decisive penalty against Middlesbrough in the fourth round of the FA Cup. However, it is worth mentioning that Cristiano Ronaldo was one of the first players to comfort Elanga after Elanga missed a penalty.
Cristiano Ronaldo is Manchester United’s top scorer this season
Cristiano Ronaldo is Manchester United’s top scorer this season. The 37-year-old striker has 18 goals in 33 games.
However, things have not been smooth sailing for the five-time Ballon d’Or winner. Despite a strong start to the season, Ronaldo has only scored once in ten games in early 2022.
Cristiano Ronaldo ended a barren run with a hat-trick against Tottenham earlier this month in a 3-2 Premier League win. However, he drew a blank at Old Trafford against Atletico Madrid as United were eliminated from the Champions League round of 16.