News Matches
Manchester United

'See you soon' - Ronaldo criticised for meeting with controversial psychologist Peterson

18:22 GMT+3 11/09/2022
Ronaldo Peterson
Cristiano Ronaldo has been criticised for meeting with controversial psychologist and media figure Jordan Peterson.
  • Ronaldo posted picture of pair on Instagram
  • Peterson has aired contentious views in the past
  • Meeting has been criticised on social media

WHAT HAPPENED? Ronaldo has posted a photograph of himself and Peterson with the caption: "Nice to see you my friend #seeyousoon".

THE BIGGER PICTURE: Peterson was suspended from Twitter for dead-naming transgender actor Elliot Page in June. He has also attracted criticism for his comments on the Covid-19 vaccine and feminism in the past.

THE VERDICT:

WHAT NEXT FOR RONALDO? On the pitch, Manchester United are next in action away at FC Sheriff in the Europa League on Thursday.