Cristiano Ronaldo escaped injury after crashing his Ferrari on the way to training with Manchester United.
United star involved in smash on way to training
Cristiano Ronaldo escaped injury after crashing his Ferrari on the way to training with Manchester United on Thursday morning.
Greater Manchester Police confirmed that the Portuguese international's car was involved in a collision with a roadside barrier in a tunnel near Manchester Airport.
No-one was injured in the incident and Ronaldo was able to get out of the car himself before speaking to police at the scene and then continuing to train with his team-mates as normal.
A statement from Greater Manchester Police read: "At about 10.20am police were called to the A538 Wilmslow Road near to Manchester Airport following reports of a road traffic collision.
"Officers attended and discovered a Ferrari had collided with a barrier.
"No one is believed to have been injured. Inquiries are continuing."
United confirmed the incident had taken place and that the Ballon d'Or winner was unhurt.
A club spokesman said: "He was involved in an incident this morning. No other cars were involved.
"He's fine and is training as normal with the team this morning."