PHOTOS: Cristiano Ronaldo and Nani training at Old Trafford

Cristiano Ronaldo Portugal

Former Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo and loanee Nani are back at Old Trafford with Portugal.

Real Madrid Cristiano Ronaldo has been pictured back at Old Trafford as he prepares to play an international fixture at the stadium.

Ronaldo goes head to head to Ballon d'Or rival Lionel Messi when Portugal face Argentina on Tuesday night, and will have the fans of his former club behind him.

The former Manchester United icon, who helped them win the Champions League in 2008, will no doubt be cheered on by thousands of fans of the Red Devils keen to see him in action once again.

Ronaldo and his Portugal teammates took to the Old Trafford pitch for a training session on Monday, including loanee Nani, who is currently with Sporting Lisbon for the season.

He has made one return to Old Trafford previously, helping Real Madrid to a 2-1 victory in the Champions League, and will be hoping for a similar result this week.

Ronaldo has been strongly linked with a transfer to United, but Real Madrid are said to be unwilling to sell despite the player's affection for the club.

The reception he is likely to receive, is only going to make any bond he has with the Red Devils even stronger.

 

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