“I want Cristiano Ronaldo to play his best football when I face him” – Player reveals

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Arsenal goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale is hoping Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo is at the top of his game when Arsenal travel to Old Trafford in the Premier League next week.

The 23-year-old has kept five clean sheets in nine Premier League games for Arsenal and can’t wait to face Ronaldo who has netted 10 goals since re-signing for the Red Devils in the summer.

“I’d never thought I’d play against Ronaldo, but I really hope he’s on it against us because it gives me a chance to test myself,” said Ramsdale at Amazon’s Black Friday Live event.

“As much as you want to go somewhere like that [Old Trafford] there’s no better feeling than getting on top of someone and saying I’ve had a full-on battle with Ronaldo.”