Former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon has told BBC Radio 5 Live it will be "difficult to change" Cristiano Ronaldo's mind if he has made a decision to leave the club, but he is sure that is not the case.
There are not many teams that could afford the 32-year-old's services, with many feeling that only United and Paris Saint-Germain could realistically sign him if he decides to leave Madrid.
Ramon Calderon, the man who brought Cristiano Ronaldo to Madrid from Manchester, says that changing the player's mind about leaving will be very hard.More news: Gingrich says Comey may be under investigation
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"Maybe he's just upset", Calderon told BBC Radio 5.
The Guardian are supporting the claims that Ronaldo wants to leave Spain after being left "outraged" by the allegations of tax evasion.
Madrid have expressed "full confidence" in Ronaldo and believe he will be proven innocent of any wrongdoing, but nonetheless the Portugal worldwide is claimed to have made an "irreversible decision" to leave Santiago Bernabeu. As a president you can't do anything other than let him go and get the best deal possible. "Not because they can't pay the money but because they need to offer him the possibility of winning titles and personal awards", he added.More news: Iran Arrests 7 Accused of Aiding Deadly Tehran Attacks
Should Ronaldo leave for another club, however, Real have been linked with a move for Borussia Dortmund star Ousmane Dembele.
"I am sure he will stay in Europe".
"I don't see him playing in China or the Middle East".
Having gone on to set even more incredible records at Real Madrid, winning three more Champions League trophies while also establishing himself as the best in the world alongside Lionel Messi with an unbelievable number of individual accolades, it seems as though the Portuguese ace has done all that he can in Spain and has unfinished business in Manchester.More news: Michael Hussey warns India about Pakistan's 'surprise factor'
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