Ronaldo named the worst striker of the Premier League season
Manchester United striker Cristiano Ronaldo is ranked last in the Premier League (Premier League) forward rankings in terms of pressure on opposing defenders. The rating was published on October 1 by The Athletic portal.
Wilfried Zaa of Crystal Palace and Brighton striker Neil Mope have the best performers, both averaging 20 such moves per game.
As for Ronaldo, he exerts pressure on the opponent’s defence about 2.7 times per game. The footballer played three matches in the Premier League, for which he scored three goals.
When compiling the rating, the forwards who have played at least 270 minutes in the Premier League this season were taken into account.
Earlier, on September 29, Ronaldo set the record for the most matches played in the Champions League. On that day, he started in the starting lineup against the Spanish “Villarreal”. According to Sport-Express, the match was 178th for the Manchester United striker. He has been participating in the tournament since 2003.
On August 31, it became known that Cristiano Ronaldo moved from Juventus to Manchester United. The contract is for two years with the possibility of an extension for another season. After the transfer, the footballer became the highest-paid player in the Premier League with a weekly salary of £ 480,000.
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