Ronaldo wins best Manchester United player in 1,000 EPL games

Ronaldo wins best Manchester United player in 1,000 EPL games

- Manchester United supporters vote Ronaldo has their best player

- The Portuguese was honoured ahead of Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes

- Wayne Rooney was also given the best goal scored by a United player

Ronaldo has been voted ahead of Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes in Manchester United's 25-year Premier League stay by fans of the Red Devils.

The 33-year-old came into lime light as a young winger at Old Trafford, after sealing a move from boyhood club Sporting Lisbon.

The Portugal captain quickly became known for his goalscoring prowess, however, netting 118 times in 292 games while lifting three Premier League titles and the 2007/08 Champions League.

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That is why United supporters honoured him ahead of Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes in the club's official website revealed on Friday.

Wayne Rooney was honoured for scoring the best goal of United's first 1000 Premier League games despite losing to be named best player.

The Everton striker's overhead kick in the Manchester derby against City in 2010/11 prevailed ahead of goals from Robin Van Persie and Ronaldo.

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The seven-goal derby thriller in 2008/09 season against City was chosen as the best game while David de Gea took the honours for best save.

Jose Mourinho's side will face Chelsea in the FA Cup final on Saturday at Wembley as the Red Devils will be chasing their only trophy for the season.

Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that United are sweating over the fitness of striker Romelu Lukaku who is doubtful for the encounter.

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Source: Legit.ng

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