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Sir Alex praises 'phenomenal' Ronaldo

February 13, 2013
By Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent

Sir Alex Ferguson believes that Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is a much better player now than when he left Manchester United to join the Spanish giants for £80 million in 2009.

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Ferguson, speaking to reporters at the Bernabeu ahead of Wednesday's Champions League tie between Ronaldo's current and former teams, said that his protege had improved during his time in Spain.
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