Cristiano Ronaldo has asked to leave Man United, says Duncan Castles – Man United News And Transfer News

Cristiano Ronaldo needs to depart Manchester United so as to play within the Champions League subsequent season, in line with a well known Scottish journalist.

Writing in The Occasions, intrepid Day by day Document reporter Duncan Castles claims that “Cristiano Ronaldo has requested to be allowed to depart Manchester United ought to the Premier League membership obtain a passable provide within the switch window.”

Castles additional provides that “The 37-year-old’s determination is pushed by a want to play within the Champions League for the rest of his profession.”

Provided that extra dependable journalists have confirmed that Ronaldo’s agent, Jorge Mendes, has been in discussions with each Bayern Munich and Chelsea a few potential transfer, on this event Castles won’t be too huge of the mark.

Ronaldo apparently believes he has “three or 4 years left” on the prime degree and desires to spend them within the Champions League.

“In line with shut mates … there are [also] private causes for leaving Manchester after a tough interval for his younger household,” Castles claims.

The reporter states that United would wish to recoup the €8 million they paid Juventus for the celebrity’s switch a 12 months in the past.

He additional claims {that a} return to Serie A is an alternative choice into account, which might, one would suppose, restrict his probabilities of profitable the Champions League virtually as a lot as enjoying within the Europa.

One has to return to the 2009/10 season to seek out the final time a Serie A membership lifted the trophy.

Mr Castles has been comparatively quiet up to now on this switch window however he’s again with a bang with this newest report.

The Occasions picked up quite a lot of his tales final 12 months about United lining up Zinedine Zidane to exchange Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as supervisor.

He additionally claimed United had been getting ready a large provide for Harry Kane final summer season.

Castles is named being a Tier 4 journalist, which is taken into account low, however he’s additionally reported to be “mates” with Mendes, which does give him a final thread of credibility on the subject of tales involving Mendes’ purchasers.