Cristiano Ronaldo: Wayne Rooney says his previous Man Utd partner is equipped for playing on until he is 40
Ronaldo, 36, burned through six seasons at Old Trafford somewhere in the range of 2003 and 2009, winning eight significant prizes, and rejoined United from Juventus keep going month on a two-year contract.
"The last time he played here, he was to a greater extent a sprinter, an incredible dribbler, with speed and force," said Rooney, presently overseeing Derby County in the Championship.
"While presently, he's a goalscorer. I think his game has adjusted drastically."
Rooney, United's unsurpassed top scorer, added that his previous partner is a "totally unique player" to the one that left the club 12 years prior yet can in any case stay aware of the actual requests of the Premier League.
"His capacity is clearly a certain something, however at that point he's likewise cared for himself greatly... he's as yet in extraordinary condition. It wouldn't amaze me in case he's playing until he's 40, as Ryan Giggs did, and as yet scoring objectives.
"His colleagues should work somewhat harder. In any case, in case it's in any way similar to last time - towards the most recent two years of playing with him - the group permitted him to do that since he scores you objectives, and objectives dominate you matches."
Ronaldo, who scored 118 objectives for United during his first spell, is relied upon to include when they take on Newcastle in the Premier League on Saturday.