UEFA Super Cup: Ronaldo, Bale in Real squad to face United
Cristiano Ronaldo has been included in the Real Madrid squad to face Manchester United in Tuesday's UEFA Super Cup clash in Macedonia.
The FIFA Player of the Year had been a doubt for the match having missed most of the Champions League winners' pre-season campaign.Ronaldo captained Portugal to the FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia in July and was given an extended break.
But he has returned to training and is now considered in good enough shape to face his former club, who won last season's UEFA Europa League.Also included in Real Madrid's 24-man squad is Gareth Bale, who has had fitness.
Report by Miyen Akiri