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Cristiano Ronaldo admits an emotional Manchester United fixture is expected

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has acknowledged that returning to Old Trafford for the Champions League match will be a huge emotional thing.

Before leaving United in 2009 for Real Madrid, Ronaldo spent six years of his career at Old Trafford and on Tuesday he will be back to the Theatre of Dreams for the second time.

At a press conference, Ronaldo told reporters: “It’s a huge emotional thing for me to come back. I know all about the history. I won trophies here – cups, leagues, Champions League.

Ronaldo has scored five goals from 10 outings since signing for Juventus in the summer.

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