‘Ronaldo has left door open for Real Madrid return’ – Fonte can see Juventus star heading back to Spain

The five-time Ballon d’Or winner left Santiago Bernabeu in the course of the summer season of 2018, but it surely may very well be that he retraces his steps to Spain at some stage

Cristiano Ronaldo returning to Real Madrid at some stage would come as no shock, says Portugal team-mate Jose Fonte, because the Juventus celebrity has “at all times left the door open”.

The five-time Ballon d’Or winner took the choice to depart Santiago Bernabeu in the course of the summer season of 2018.

After 9 record-breaking years within the Spanish capital, Ronaldo opted to tackle one other new problem in his exceptional profession.

Having loved appreciable success with Manchester United and Actual, Italy was the subsequent land for an all-time nice to overcome.

Additional title triumphs have been loved with Juve, whereas the targets have continued to stream for a person who continues to boost the bar in the case of that individual artwork type.

An extended-term contract has Ronaldo tied to the Bianconeri by way of to 2022, at which level he can be 37 years previous.

Age is simply quite a few the Portuguese icon, although, and there’s each motive to imagine that he’ll play nicely past the tip of his present deal.

Stated settlement is also damaged if Ronaldo decides he desires out of Turin, with Fonte claiming that steps may be retraced back to Madrid.

A person who savoured Euro 2016 success alongside Ronaldo informed talkSPORT of a possible return to Actual for an illustrious countryman: “I do know he loves Madrid, that’s for certain.

“It’s clear that he loves the membership itself, it’s one of many largest golf equipment on the planet, if not the largest.

“He’s left many, many pals there and he’s at all times left the door open.

“So I wouldn’t be stunned if he goes again to Actual Madrid.”

There have been strategies that the Blancos can be eager on doing a deal for Ronaldo if he opened himself as much as talks.

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For now, although, it seems that the Liga giants are setting their sights on targets that will be extra long-term choices.

After seeing Erling Haaland star for Pink Bull Salzburg and Borussia Dortmund in 2019-20, a bid to land the prolific Norwegian striker has been mooted.

Interest in Paris-Saint Germain forward Kylian Mbappe has also been held for some time, with the World Cup winner thought of to be the participant that Actual covet most.

— Chris Burton to www.goal.com