FILE PHOTO: Soccer Soccer – Italy – Serie A – Udinese v Juventus – Dacia Enviornment, Udine, Italy – August 22, 2021 Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo is seen on the sidelines REUTERS/Massimo Pinca
August 27, 2021
MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo is in talks with Manchester United over a return to the membership, in response to Sky Sports activities, after reported negotiations with Manchester Metropolis broke down on Friday.
The report mentioned Ronaldo, who has advised Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri he desires to depart the Turin membership, was broadly anticipated to maneuver to Metropolis, however Sky mentioned the Premier League champions determined in opposition to doing a deal for the Portugal ahead.
Ronaldo’s agent Jorge Mendes is now reportedly speaking to United over securing the 36-year-old a transfer again to England and the membership the place he’s nonetheless a agency favorite among the many followers.
Ronaldo spent six seasons at Previous Trafford from 2003-2009 the place he received eight main trophies plus the Ballon d’Or because the world’s greatest participant in 2008 earlier than sealing a then world file 80 million kilos transfer to Actual Madrid.
At United, he scored 118 targets and received the Premier League Golden Boot within the 2007-08 season, the 12 months he helped the Previous Trafford membership declare their final Champions League title.
(Reporting by Peter Corridor; Enhancing by Ken Ferris)