However, his latest actions have now proved beyond every reasonable doubt, he might not intend on staying put eventually.
The 37-year-old star returned to United’s line up after weeks of speculations linking the Portuguese superstar with a move away from Old trafford this summer.
Ronaldo and Erik Ten Hag clash in friendly draw
However, it was his replacement – Amad Diallo, after the first 45 minutes that scored the goal for Man United go find the leveller and settle for a full-time draw at the ‘Theatre of Dreams’.
During a water break in the match, United coach Erik Ten Hag, was lecturing the squad about the way he wanted his team to to play.
However, Ronaldo was seen shrugging and seemingly arguing in frustration, with Ten Hag as the Dutchman laid out his tactical plans.
Subsequently, Ronaldo subbed off at half-time with the score-line goalless, before his replacement, Amad Diallo, found the back of the net, just two minutes after coming off the bench for United’s no.7.
Reactions as Ronaldo exits Old Trafford before full-time
Ronaldo was also pictured leaving the stadium before even the full-time whistle was blown.
A United fan on Twitter posted two pictures of Ronaldo outside the stadium, claiming the Portuguese star left before the final whistle in the game.
‘The king is gone’ the fan wrote with a crying emoji next to it.
However, the photo generated a series of reactions from United fans on social media as well.
Here are some reactions below: