Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo has been told to retire from football by former Italy and Real Madrid striker Antonio Cassano.
Ronaldo has started only one Premier League game for Manchester United this season, with his only Premier League start coming in the 4-0 defeat to Brentford.
He also failed to score in two appearances for his country during this international break, particularly facing criticism for missing a host of chances in Portugal’s 1-0 defeat to Spain.
Speaking to Cabine Desportiva, Cassano said: “At this point, Cristiano should do himself a favour and understand that if you don’t reach a certain level, you should close the shop.
“He won everything, he was a phenomenon. Stop! You have to stop or you’ll only run into the bench.”