Manchester City are in talks to sign Cristiano Ronaldo from Juventus.
The captain of Portugal through his agent Jorge Mendes, He told Juventus he no longer wanted to play for the club, to me sky in italy.
Ronaldo, who was in the final year of his contract in Turin, was not in City’s plans this summer, but it is an option they are considering after the Premier League champions. Missed signing of England captain Harry Kane from Tottenham.
The main obstacles to any potential deal are the £25m fee that Juventus are claiming for the 36-year-old and his £500,000 weekly wage.
Ronaldo joined Juventus from Real Madrid in 2018 for a fee of £105 million, and scored 101 goals in 134 games for the club, helping them win two Serie A titles, one Coppa Italia title and two Italian Super Cups.
sky in italy They report City are willing to offer Ronaldo a two-year contract, with a salary of £12.8m per season (€15m).
He currently earns €31m (£26.6m) a year after tax at Allianz Stadium.
There is still some way to go before the deal can be done and time is tight to get the deal done before the Tuesday transfer deadline.
Ronaldo wants to keep playing at the highest level for as long as possible, but not everyone at City is convinced that Ronaldo is what they need.
And Juventus, who want to sell Ronaldo before his contract expires next summer, are in advanced talks to sign Moise Kean from Everton, who scored 17 goals in 41 games while on loan to Paris Saint-Germain last season.
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