Ronaldo gets number 7

It‘s official: Cristiano Ronaldo is going to play with number 7 at Manchester United this season. The English club announces this Thursday night through the club channels.
In his first period with United, Ronaldo already wrote history with number 7,โ€ as you can read on the United site. Ronaldo joined United in his first period, between 2003 and 2009, to 292 games. He managed to find the net 118 times, won nine prizes including three Premier League titles and the Champions League.
Several club icons wore number 7 in their time with United, including George Best, Bryan Robson, Eric Cantona and David Beckham. Edinson Cavani, who actually plays with number 7, gives up the song so Ronaldo can play with it. The Uruguayan has chosen number 21, the number he also carries to the national team.
The first possible match for Ronaldo after his return to Old Trafford is on Saturday, September 11, when United will take on Newcastle United in its own stadium.

it’s official ๐Ÿ˜ 7 ๏ธ @Cristiano #MUFC #RonaldoReturns
โ€” Manchester United (@ManUtd) September 2, 2021