With the winter transfer window in full swing, Manchester United are reportedly about to secure Cristiano Ronaldo’s replacement. Curiously, their new signing had an argument with Lionel Messi at Qatar 2022.
With the 2022 World Cup in the rearview mirror, the club season in Europe is getting back on track. Meanwhile, the winter transfer window allows clubs to strengthen ahead of a tough season and Manchester United are taking advantage.
Cristiano Ronaldo is no longer part of the club after voiding his contract following a bombshell interview in which he took shots at the front office and head coach Erik ten Haga.
While the Portuguese star has already found a landing spot at Al-Nassr, the Premier League giants are reportedly set to secure his replacement. Their new signing is already making headlines as he got the best of Lionel Messi in Qatar.
Lionel Messi’s enemy at 2022 World Cup to replace Cristiano Ronaldo at Man Utd
According to transfer market expert Fabrizio Romano, Manchester United have secured the signing of Dutch striker Wout Weghorst, who was on loan at Besiktas from Burnley. However, he became particularly famous by sparking Messi’s rage in the last World Cup.