Speculations are rife that the Real Madrid superstar would be leaving the Spanish capital after nine years to join European giants Juventus this summer. The Serie A side has already begun transfer negotiations and is preparing a move to bring the Portugal captain to Turin for a fee of around £88 million and a club-record £26.5 million-a-year deal, according to Marca. Even as the rumours intensified, Spanish TV show Jugones reported that Los Blancos was willing to accept the offer from Juventus even as the Champions League winners reportedly cut their star forward's release clause from €1 billion to €120m, keeping in mind a possible transfer. As it turns out, Ronaldo is more than willing to join Juventus and he is likely to say yes to the move, according to Italian daily CalcioMercato. Juventus made up their mind to make a move for Ronaldo after the superstar footballer's agent, Jorge Mendes met with Fabio Paratici, the Sporting Director of the Old Lady and its CEO … [Read more...] about Cristiano Ronaldo transfer news: Is the Real Madrid superstar interested in a move to Juventus?
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Even as speculations of Cristiano Ronaldo leaving Real Madrid in the ongoing summer window are rife, it has now emerged that the Portuguese superstar is unlikely to find his next destination outside Europe. Ronaldo is likely to look out for clubs in France's Ligue 1, Premier League and also Italy's Serie A, according to ESPN FC. The 33-year-old is certainly not considering a move to Major League Soccer (MLS), China, Japan or the Middle East at this point of his career. Ronaldo created a stir, minutes after La Liga giants won their third straight Champions League title in Kiev last month by hinting he would be leaving Bernabeu. He had said: "it was very nice to be at Real Madrid". After talking about his stint as a Real player in past tense, the five-time Ballon d'Or winner gave ambiguous answers when he was asked to clarify his post-match comments later in the day. No new contract for Ronaldo? Ronaldo is still unhappy over the club's failure to deliver on the president Florentino … [Read more...] about Cristiano Ronaldo transfer news: Details about Real Madrid star’s potential destinations revealed
caption Is Cristiano Ronaldo set to wave goodbye to Real Madrid. source Getty Images Cristiano Ronaldo has added fuel to the fire over his Real Madrid exit rumours. Ronaldo scored 15 goals in 13 Champions League appearances this season, lifting the trophy for a third successive season on Saturday. But after Real’s 3-1 victory over Liverpool FC at the weekend, Ronaldo implied it may be time to wave goodbye to the club. Ronaldo would leave a clear and undeniably massive legacy at Real Madrid, but his biographer implies the club would not be “completely sad” to see him go. Cristiano Ronaldo has just won another Champions League title with Real Madrid, but the Portuguese striker could be set for an extraordinary summer transfer away from Spain, according to media speculation. The 33-year-old was once again in sumptuous form as he finished the European season as the top … [Read more...] about Cristiano Ronaldo has added fuel to the fire over Real Madrid exit rumours — but the club would not be ‘completely sad’ if he goes
An outstanding performance by the goalkeeper Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane passed on during the January transfer window left the multiple European champions needing some Cristiano Ronaldo magic in the final minutes to avoid a loss to Athletic Club Bilbao. With the domestic title out of reach, La Liga has become almost a distraction for Real Madrid as they pursue their third consecutive Champions League crown, reports EFE news agency. But the man guarding the Athletic goal here on Wednesday, Kepa Arrizabalaga, focused exclusively on the task at hand and the display he put on at the Bernabeu is likely to give Zidane second thoughts about his decision against signing the visiting goalkeeper when he had the opportunity. The hosts got chances early. The cross-bar repelled a thunderous header by Ronaldo, while Kepa made an initial stop against Marco Asensio before denying Cristiano's rebound try. In the 14th minute, Athletic's Iñigo Cordoba spotted a gap in the Blancos defense and … [Read more...] about Late Ronaldo strike boosts Real Madrid
PARIS - Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid meet on Tuesday in a huge Champions League clash that will make or break both clubs' seasons, with severe consequences for the loser. Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery is unlikely to remain in his job long if the Qatari-backed side are knocked out of the Champions League Two-time reigning European champions Real are in the box seat coming into the round of 16, second leg match at the Parc des Princes, having won 3-1 when the clubs met in Spain last month when Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice.PSG are up against it, all the more so with Neymar, the world's most expensive player missing as he recovers in Brazil following a foot operation.But the lavish spending of the Paris club's Qatari owners in recent years means there is enough quality in their squad for them to maintain hope of turning the tie around even without their 222-million-euro ($275 million) talisman."This club has had its limits in this competition in the past and now we need to … [Read more...] about Make or break for PSG and Real Madrid in Champions League clash