At the end of a 18 month alternate stint with Manchester United Star player Cristiano Ronaldo is now officially an Al Nassr player. The 37- time-old completed the move to Saudi Arabia after falling on ill terms .
Nevertheless, during the time that he was a free agent, reports from Spain said that Ronaldo’s agent Jorge Mendes had reached out to Real Madrid frequently with the proposition to buy the forward.
The Champions League and La Liga defending titleholders still, denied the same despite an offer made by Manchester United to pay for bulk of his payment.
Per The Athletic, “Mendes called Real Madrid several times during the summer to offer Ronaldo to them, but no proposal to bring him back to the Bernabeu was forthcoming. Other leading clubs rejected invitations to sign Ronaldo even when they were told United might be willing to cover the majority of his salary for this season.”
In December, after Portugal’s World Cup exit, Ronaldo had came back to Real Madrid’s Valdebebas training ground for the first time since leaving the club for Juventus in 2018, leading to enterprises of him returning to the club he played for over a decade.