What future for Cristiano Ronaldo? One thing seems certain as we write these lines, it will not be on the side of Old Trafford. Erik ten Hag may bend his chest in a press conference, but the Portuguese’s decision is made, and his leaders also seem to have accepted it. The Portuguese star wants to pack his bags to join a club competing in the Champions League, while he also doubts his leaders’ ability to build a competitive team for the future.
Only, for the moment, difficult for the Lusitano to find a base. He notably offered himself, via his agent Jorge Mendes, to PSG, but the Parisian response was negative. Just like the other European cadors do not rush for the moment on their phone to contact the Portuguese super-agent about his client, with Chelsea as the only really interested big team.
An exotic offer!
And now according to various media like TVI Where AS, an unexpected offer arrived on his desk. A club in Saudi Arabia, whose name has not filtered, is ready to put 300 million euros on the table to enlist the former Real Madrid. The media also reveal the distribution of this crazy amount. 30 million euros would thus be earmarked for the transfer of the player and would go into the pockets of Manchester, while 20 million euros would be used as commission for intermediaries and Mendes.
250 million euros would therefore be devoted to the player’s salary, for two seasons. A sum that would make him the highest paid player in history, and by far and away. Only, according to AS, the Portuguese wants to stay in the top flight and has no real intention of accepting this offer. He is still waiting for a proposal from a major European club…