Oviri Kelvin, Sports Editor, Abuja
Manchester United forward, Cristiano Ronaldo has taken a swipe at critics saying his performance this season has been outstanding.
Ronaldo, who is presently the club’s highest goal scorer with 15 goals in all competitions, affirms that he is in top form which he has maintained for over 15 years.
The Portuguese stated he has consistently over the years, without a drop in form whatsoever, broken records, with goals and accolades to show for it.
With the glaring records being portrayed by the Manchester United player, he pointed out that performances both in the national and club teams have been outstanding while helping to build his teammates likewise.
Ronaldo revealed that he broke into the spotlight at the youthful age of 18 and has unfailingly kept such outstanding performances for over 15 years.
In a statement to the media, he said, “I show year after year that the numbers speak for themselves. I don’t have to tell you that I’m very good, because the numbers are there.
“The facts are facts. That’s why I’m very happy with my form.
“I’m still scoring goals, helping people, both in the national team and at Manchester United, and that’s why I want to continue like this.
“I started playing at the top level at 18, and I’ve been at the top of the game for 15-16 years,” he added.
The Portuguese stated that he will continue to be at his best due to his dedication and passion for excellence.
Ronaldo said, “It’s my dedication, my passion, my ambition to be working hard all the time.
“This is why I continue to be at the top of the world in terms of performance, trophies, goals, and records,” he added.