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Ronaldo, other big stars missing as Man United boss Erik Ten Hag takes first training session

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Erik ten Hag assumed responsibility for his most memorable instructional meeting as lead trainer of Manchester United as his new crew - - or if nothing else a piece of it - - revealed back for preseason

The Dutchman was joined by Sir Alex Ferguson's previous No. 2 Steve McClaren and Mitchell van der Gaag as the new instructing staff conveyed their lady address to the United players on the pitch at Carrington, however the gathering looked somewhat frayed with a few major hitters actually missing on leave.

Both Anthony Martial and Donny van Beek were in participation in spite of the pair marshaling only 280 minutes of Premier League football for United between them in 2021-22 preceding ending up seeing out the season at Everton and Sevilla separately.

Among Ten Hag's small group were Axel Tuanzebe, Phil Jones, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Brandon Williams, every one of whom have likewise been apparently promoted for conceivable summer exits.

Remarkable unlucky deficiencies for United on the primary day of preseason included Cristiano Ronaldo, who is as yet partaking in his late spring occasion following the postseason round of global coordinates with Portugal.

As you would expect, he isn't spending his last couple of long periods of R&R absorbing the beams by the pool in Majorca. All things considered, he's been out on the football contribute the intense intensity alongside his child Cristiano Jr. as the pair flexible up together for the new season.

Somewhere else, club chief Harry Maguire will miss the beginning of preseason preparing at United subsequent to getting hitched last end of the week in a sumptuous service at a rich estate in southern France.

Any semblance of Bruno Fernandes and Raphael Varane were among the first-group truants conceded expanded leave by United while both Edinson Cavani and Paul Pogba are as of now during the time spent concluding moves to new clubs after their agreements lapsed.

In any case, for a club so used to working under consistent, wearying tumult, Ten Hag's most memorable day responsible for United looked quiet and peaceful as the previous Ajax supervisor took his players through their preseason paces

Ten Hag, 52, was all grins as he waved to welcome the different media individuals gathered at pitch-side for his most memorable training meeting prior to joining McClaren to address his accomplice in the Mancunian daylight.

Luke Shaw, Jadon Sancho and Marcus Rashford seemed to be in fine fettle as the United players went through a progression of light bores as they endeavored to get the steady attention of their new chief.

With another agreement augmentation answered to be in progress, United's best option goalkeeper David de Gea didn't seem, by all accounts, to be experiencing any preseason rust as he tried his coordination and reflexes.

So everything is great at United and Ten Hag's rule starts in the midst of a quality of serene, useful congruity.

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