Why Louis van Gaal is hopeful to bring Cristiano Ronaldo back?
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is hopeful to bring Cristiano Ronaldo back to Old Trafford, as Red Devils are planning a bid for Real Madrid star in the summer.
According to the Spanish Media that Portuguese International long term future is in the doubt, after falling out with Real Madrid head coach Rafael Benítez. Cristiano Ronaldo, who was recently in the England for the promotion of his new movie has denied to rule out an emotional return to the Premier League.
When Former Barcelona manager was asked whether he will try to bring Cristiano Ronaldo back to Manchester United, he replied;
“Ronaldo plays on the wings, he is very fast and scores lot of goals.
“There is no trainer in the World that doesn’t like him.
“Should United look? Of course. We are looking at all players, not just Cristiano Ronaldo.
“But mostly you can’t get these players. With Ronaldo, let’s wait and see.” The Manchester United boss further added.
Recently, Cristiano Ronaldo close friend and former teammate at Sporting Lisbon hinted Premier League return for him, as he revealed that former Manchester United star is hoping to finish his career in England.
When it comes to right players, Manchester United shows no hesitation to splash the cash and Cristiano Ronaldo will not come cheap. Red Devils are concerned about the age of Portuguese International, who is currently in his thirties. Real Madrid won’t accept anything less than £100m, while Cristiano Ronaldo, who is the one highest paid footballer in the World will demand the wage around £350k-a-week.
Real Madrid are planning to sell either Cristiano Ronaldo or Gareth Bale, as both players has failed to develop an understanding with each other.
French Champions Paris St-Germain are currently in the driving seat in the chase of Real Madrid all time top scorer, but will be intriguing to see whether Manchester United will go head to head to bring Cristiano Ronaldo back to Old Trafford.