PHOTO: Manchester United's Anderson re-united with Cristiano Ronaldo

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Manchester United midfielder met up with Cristiano Ronaldo and Ricardo Quaresma.

Manchester United's forgotten man Anderson has been reunited with his former teammates.

The midfielder was photographed in Portugal's team hotel ahead of the team's clash with Argentina, which takes place at Old Trafford.

Brazilian Anderson knew Ricardo Quaresma from his days at Porto, but it is Cristiano Ronaldo with who he shared many memorable moments at Manchester United.

Fans in Manchester are abuzz to see the former icon back in action on Tuesday night when he takes on Lionel Messi.

While Ronaldo was sold to Real Madrid for £80 million and is the reigning Ballon d'Or winner, Anderson's career is veering towards the point of no return at United as his contract runs down.

The midfielder was one of the world's most highly valued youngsters as a teenager, but has only flattered to deceive at United and disappointed on loan with Fiorentina last season.

He has made only one Premier League appearance this season, as a substitute against Burnley in early September.

If he can't get a kick with the club's injury crisis ongoing, then that will say it all about Louis van Gaal's lack of plans for him.

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