Manchester United is now looking to steal Cristiano Ronaldo from Manchester City as they are now in direct talks, MySportDab reports.
The Old Trafford club is now serious about bringing back their former player who was earlier reported to be on his way to City.
Cristiano Ronaldo to Manchester United could be happening soon as serious talks are already going on to sign him ahead of Manchester City.
Talks have been ongoing directly since yesterday for the Juventus forward to make a return to where he made name for himself.
This will be a major blow for Manchester City who was the first side to open serious talks with his agent, but he looks like he won’t be making the move.
Fabrizio Romano confirmed Manchester United is already doing everything possible to sign Cristiano Ronaldo this summer and it will cost them €30 million.
Here Is What He Said;
“Manchester United have been in direct talks with Jorge Mendes since yesterday night for Cristiano Ronaldo come back.
“Now board talking about figures of the deal, potential salary and also fee for Juventus.
“Manchester United are now seriously interested – as Manchester City too.
This transfer can either go anywhere as both sides have an equal chance of signing Cristiano Ronaldo who might demand a very huge fee compared to Lionel Messi.
The Portuguese already said his goodbyes to his teammate and informed the club of his decision to make a move elsewhere this summer.
Manchester City was the side that made an approach with them looking to sign him for €25 million which Juventus demanded €30 before they can agree on any move.
Cristiano Ronaldo came on as a substitute in Juventus’s last game which he scored a late goal that was ruled out and him shown a yellow card for celebrating with his shirt off.
Manchester United will be submitting their official bid in the next hours which will see him making a return back to Old Trafford this summer window.
The player told his agent to only speak with United which is the only negotiation he is opened to see finalize as he won’t be listening to an offer from Manchester City.