The Portuguese sensation joined the Old Lady in 2018 from Madrid but and multiple reports from El Chiringuito and Cadena Cope in Spain outline how Los Blancos were contacted by the player’s agent Jorge Mendes.
🚨 EXCLUSIVA de @jpedrerol 🚨
— El Chiringuito TV (@elchiringuitotv) March 12, 2021
However, the latter of whom clarify that it was made clear that such a move was not feasible this year due to the economic situation and squad planning situation in the Spanish capital.
☎️ Los contactos de tanteo por parte de su agente, Jorge Mendes, tuvieron lugar hace algún tiempohttps://t.co/ZOLGwN5bBq
— El Partidazo de COPE (@partidazocope) March 12, 2021
Ronaldo has netted 92 goals in 121 outings for the Bianconeri but is now aged 36, with the club said to be open to a sale in order to create room in their wage bill and reinvest in their squad.
The former Manchester United star is the all-time leading goal scorer in Madrid’s history with a remarkable 450 goals in just 438 appearances – smashing multiple records in the process and winning two league titles and four Champions League crowns.
“Here he made history, he is magnificent. Now he is a Juve player and I cannot tell you anything about what they are saying. He is a Juventus player and I have to respect these things.”