The role played by Cristiano Ronaldo and Casemiro in Alejandro Garnacho’s career at Manchester United

Soccer Football – Europa League – Group E – Manchester United v Sheriff Tiraspol – Old Trafford, Manchester, Britain – October 27, 2022 Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Alejandro Garnacho celebrate after the match REUTERS/Craig Brough (CRAIG BROUGH/)

After having a good pre-season with Manchester United, the Dutch coach Erik Ten Hag seems determined to give the young Argentinian more chances Alexander Garnacho, who continues to grow by leaps and bounds within the institution.

At the age of 18, he already knew how to savor the honey of his first cry with the shirt Red Devil when his team won against Real Sociedad 1-0 on the last day of the Europa League group stage.

Both in his personal celebration and in the collective celebration, it was evident that maintains a good relationship with the Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo, that he would be one of his advisors inside the club.

Casemiro is one of the locker room's benchmarks (Reuters)
Casemiro is one of the locker room benchmarks (Reuters) (CARL RECINE/)

As reported by the newspaper Ace, the young striker can rest easy as It has two renowned “godfathers” within the campus. In addition to the advice of the captain of the Portuguese national team, he also received the support of Casemiro, who despite having recently arrived at the club, has already become a benchmark in the locker room.

The mission that the Portuguese has with the young Argentine pearl is to worry about your fitness. A great connoisseur of body care, the Portuguese usually advises him on everything related to food, diets and the keys to a better body rest.

In the other side, the Brazilian is in charge of making him grow on a mental level and sports on the field, since his task is to make the Argentine acquire the “competitive gene” and thus be ready to play high-level matches.

Garnacho scored the winning goal against Real Sociedad (Reuters)
Garnacho scored the winning goal against Real Sociedad (Reuters) (VINCENT WEST/)

Alexander Garnacho he knew how to take advantage of the minutes since the coach began using it. Within the entity they know that the 18-year-old has a great present and futureand that is why they would already be studying a contract renewal with a juicy termination clause to retain him (expires in June 2023).

According to the British press, Manchester United would have already sent him an offer until July 2025 with an increase in salary but especially in minutes on the court, this last item would have been requested by the player as a condition to continue. So far he has 401 minutes in eight games.

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