Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo will miss the team’s tour of Thailand and Australia as he continues to take extra time off. Cristiano should have resumed pre-season training this week, but has taken a few more days off due to the due to “family issues”.

The former Real Madrid man will miss United’s tour, as they will leave around 4:30 pm in the UK today. Manchester United will play against Liverpool in Thailand on the 12th of July. Then head to Australia for games against Melbourne Victory, Crystal Palace, and Aston Villa. Manchester United will return to England on July 25.

Cristiano Ronaldo wants to leave Manchester United. Some sources believe he is taking the extra time off to sort out a move out of Manchester United.

Ronaldo has expressed his desire to join a Champions League side, and some top clubs around Europe want to sign him. Chelsea are the most notable, with new owner Todd Boehly said to be interested.