Manchester United Football Club raked in a huge £80million when they gave in to Real Madrid and sold Cristiano Ronaldo to Spain. Now, the former old Trafford hero is being linked with a move back to Manchester, but he’d certainly cost a pretty penny.
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Manchester United broke a world record way back in 2009, when Cristiano Ronaldo fulfilled a dream by switching the red of Manchester United for the all-white of Real Madrid. Now, six years down the line, a return could be on the cards.
Louis van Gaal has been chasing that marquee signing since his arrival at Old Trafford, but the Dutchman has been unsuccessful at that up until this point. The Iron Tulip certainly hasn’t given up that dream, but his hopes have been dealt a major blow in pursuit of a certain Cristiano Ronaldo.
Louis van Gaal has been chasing that marquee signing since his arrival at Old Trafford, and the Iron Tulip is yet to land that huge name that’d boost the players as well as fill the fans with extreme confidence in his ability as a manager.
Manchester United are certainly a side that are in the middle of a massive overhaul, and Louis van Gaal is certainly doing a good job at this point in time. However they are far from the complete article, and Cristiano Ronaldo ‘expects’ Manchester United to be champions this year.
Manchester United are a club who have often produced plenty of club legends all over the park. From the likes of George Best and Sir Bobby Charlton, to Paul Scholes and David Beckham. One of the more recent heroes in Manchester is Cristiano Ronaldo, and his film launches tonight.
Manchester United sold Cristiano Ronaldo for a then world record fee of a huge £80million. The Portugal star has gone on to win all that there is to be won with Real Madrid, but its great to hear that the 31-year old hasn’t forgotten the past.
Manchester United and their fans have been calling for a Cristiano Ronaldo return to Old Trafford in a permanent basis, but as he is now approaching the latter end of his professional playing career, it looks as though that move could well be off the cards.
Manchester United made some big-money moves this summer, but it was clear the club were always chasing that marquee signing. Sadly that didn’t materialise, but the Glazers did delve deep into their pockets to land Anthony Martial for £38million.
Manchester United and Louis van Gaal made a big statement of intent in the summer, by signing some of the biggest names in world football as their hunt for a spot in the top four goes on. However, things could’ve been very different, as according to reports in Spain, Van Gaal rejected the chance to re-sign Cristiano Ronaldo.