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Cristiano Ronaldo is at a crossroads. Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

LOL: Premier League legend Cristiano Ronaldo to watch Boxing Day action on the sofa

Cristiano Ronaldo won’t be part of this season’s frenetic Premier League Boxing Day schedule.

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Cristiano Ronaldo is at a crossroads. Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

Cristiano Ronaldo hasn’t had a great couple of weeks. First his Man United contract was terminated, and then his beloved Portugal team got outclassed by an excellent Morocco side. To add insult to injury, he’ll be watching the Premier League Boxing Day action from home.

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Cristiano Ronaldo to enjoy EPL Boxing Day action on his sofa

CR7 will be taking time off over this festive period as he continues the search for a new club. It’s not exactly in Cristiano’s nature to rest though, so it’s more likely that he’ll be smashing the gym while all of us eat mince pies at home. Meanwhile, the Premier League’s stars will be on the pitch on Boxing Day and beyond.

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An art school student gives final touches to a painting of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi in Mumbai on November 18, 2022. (Photo by INDRANIL MUKHERJEE / AFP)

Premier League Boxing Day schedule

  • Brentford vs Tottenham
  • Crystal Palace vs Fulham
  • Everton vs Wolves
  • Leicester vs Newcastle
  • Southampton vs Brighton
  • Aston Villa vs Liverpool
  • Arsenal vs West Ham
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Arsenal’s Gabriel Martinelli’s opening goal was ruled out by VAR. Image via AFP

Premier league schedule on 27 December

  • Chelsea vs Bournemouth
  • Man United vs Notts Forest

28 December

  • Leeds vs Man City
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Erling Haaland will need a separate room in his house for Premier league match balls if he keeps scoring at this rate. Image via AFP

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