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I talk when I want to – Cristiano Ronaldo responds to reactions that trailed his explosive interview

I talk when I want to - Ronaldo responds to reactions that trailed his explosive interview

Portuguese football star, Cristiano Ronaldo has spoken in public for the first time since his explosive interview with Piers Morgan.

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Recall that the five-time Ballon d’Or winner in the interview with the British journalist took a dig at Manchester United’s management, the Red Devils’ manager Erik ten Hag, and former players such as Wayne Rooney.

Making an impromptu appearance at a press conference in Qatar, he was asked whether the timing of said interview could impact the Portugal squad as they prepare to open another bid for World Cup glory.

I talk when I want to - Ronaldo responds to reactions that trailed his explosive interview

Responding to the question, Cristiano Ronaldo offered no apologies and further added that “he talks when he wants to”.

He said;

“Timing is always timing. From your side it is easy to look at how we can chose timings. Sometimes you write truths, sometimes you write lies. I don’t have to worry what others think. I talk when I want to. Everybody knows who I am, what I believe in.”

Ronaldo, who has just three goals to his name at club level in the 2022-23 campaign, went on to describe himself as “bulletproof” and “ironclad” before requesting that reporters stop asking him about comments made on the eve of a major international tournament.

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