Manchester United: Erik ten Hag keen to move on from Cristiano Ronaldo drama

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag looks on prior to the UEFA Europa League match between Manchester United and FC Sheriff on 27 October, 2022 at Old Trafford, Manchester, United Kingdom
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Erik ten Hag has emphasised Cristiano Ronaldo's importance to the Manchester United cause as he looks to put the striker's latest outburst in the past.

Ronaldo was left out of the squad for last weekend's draw at Chelsea, after he refused to come on in United's win over Tottenham three days earlier – then stormed down the Old Trafford tunnel before full-time.

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