According to Raphael Varane, Ronaldo’s statements have affected the team.
Cristiano Ronaldo on the weekend For Piers Morgan interview has caused a huge uproar before the World Cup.
Ronaldo’s outspoken comments will likely affect Portugal’s preparations for the Games, but the attacking star may soon be an unwelcome guest in the dressing room of club team Manchester United.
In the interview, the Portuguese barked at the entire club and especially annoyed the head coach Erik ten Hagia and his predecessor Ralf Rangnickia.
Now Ronaldo’s teammate Raphael Varane has broken the silence on the uproar around United. He did not try to hide the seriousness of the matter.
– Of course it affects us, Varane admitted on the French Europe1 radio channel of The Athletic by.
– We will follow what is happening and what he has said.
The defender emphasizes the kind of frenzy the media can create, especially when it comes to a big club the size of United.
– We are trying to calm the situation down. We don’t want to stick our spoon in the soup too much, Varane said.
– Especially when it’s a star like Cristiano, we try to distance ourselves from it.