A video trending online shows the moment Cristiano Ronaldo appeared to spit in the direction of teammate Anthony Elanga after Manchester United’s draw against Southampton on Saturday,12th February 2022.
In the video sighted by alreadyviral.com, the 5-time Ballon d’Or winner spat while standing behind Elanga with some saliva seemingly landing on the latter’s shirt.
Elanga seemed completely oblivious to what had happened but the footage went viral on social media leaving viewers perplexed as to what they had just witnessed.
“”I’m sure the FA have seen Ronaldo spit on Elanga” A user wrote.
“And I’m expecting a deserved punishment. that’s really unnecessary deliberate or not.’
“This needs explaining, Did Ronaldo really just spit on Anthony Elanga. Did United play that bad?”Another added.
Other netizens appeared to be confused about the incident and wanted clarification if indeed Ronaldo spat on the teenager.
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