Cristiano Ronaldo has left Manchester United by mutual consent, the Premier League club have confirmed.
Ronaldo recently made a series of astonishing claims about the Red Devils during a bombshell interview with Piers Morgan on TalkTV.
The 37-year-old said he does not respect manager Erik ten Hag and hit out at the Glazers, who own the club, in a 90-minute sit-down over his recent difficulties at Old Trafford.
And now, United have confirmed that the Portugal icon will leave the club with immediate effect.
The five-time Ballon d’Or winner had seven months left on his contract, but will now become a free agent in January.
A United statement read: “Ronaldo is to leave Manchester United by mutual agreement, with immediate effect.