Cristiano Ronaldo to LEAVE Al-Nassr for sensational Actual Madrid return – although a transfer to Manchester United’s rivals continues to be on the playing cards: report
Cristiano Ronaldo is able to return for a Actual Madrid position, simply months after becoming a member of Al-Nassr in Saudi Arabia.
That is in response to a report from El Nacional (opens in new tab) in Spain, suggesting that the legendary Portuguese goalscorer is angling for his huge return to Europe already. In November, CR7 had his Manchester United contract ripped up after an interview with Piers Morgan – wherein he claimed he’d turned down an enormous supply from Saudi Arabia (opens in new tab).
In response to Saudi state media studies, by way of the Athletic (opens in new tab), Ronaldo earns £173m ($210m) a yr at Al-Nassr, with £62m ($75.3m) coming purely from taking part in commitments and the remainder unfold throughout picture rights and industrial or ambassadorial offers. Maybe Ronaldo ought to get used to that ambassadorial cash…
Cristiano Ronaldo has been provided a return from Al-Nassr as a Actual Madrid ambassador – not a participant
In response to El Nacional, it is not a taking part in deal that Actual Madrid president Florentino Perez has provided.
“Florentino Perez has assured that [Ronaldo] is not going to lack work on the Santiago Bernabeu,” the report claims, “However, clearly, he would not do it to be a participant, as a result of he considers that it’s a cycle that needs to be thought-about closed.”
The supply additionally mentions how Ronaldo touted his companies to Los Blancos – and their rivals, Atletico Madrid, when making an attempt to depart Manchester United. Extremely although, he would possibly find yourself at United’s rivals, as a substitute.
Newcastle United may but be a vacation spot for Ronaldo
Earlier this yr, MARCA (opens in new tab) reported on a clause that Ronaldo has in his deal to maneuver to Newcastle United, ought to they qualify for the Champions League. With the Saudi-owned Magpies wanting all however confirmed within the high 4 of the Premier League this season, that is wanting somewhat extra lifelike.
Ronaldo is the all-time high scorer within the competitors and rumoured to be determined to guard that report in any respect prices. The 38-year-old’s transfer to Manchester United was mentioned to be pushed, partially at the least, by their participation within the competitors – and his exit, likewise, motivated by their lack of Champions League soccer.
Whereas it appears unlikely that Newcastle would really need Ronaldo, it may’t be dominated out altogether. Unusual issues occur in soccer and with the Public Funding Fund of Saudi Arabia dedicated to bidding for the 2030 World Cup, they could need to transfer heaven and Earth to get one among their largest ambassadors to their most enjoyable challenge in European soccer…