Cristiano’s desire to leave Manchester this summer brought him closer to Italy. According to The Corriere dello Sportthe winner of five Golden Balls was offered by his agent, Jorge Mendes, to Inter and Milanbut both clubs had to reject the offer due to their salary claims.
The aforementioned medium indicates that his salary would be 45 million euros gross without the possibility of availing himself of the tax advantages of the Growth Decree. Both clubs from the city of Milan had to say no to the 7 of Portugal.
Cristiano He knows Serie A first-hand after the three seasons he defended the colors of Juventus. During his time as a bianconero he played 134 games in which he scored 101 goals and gave 22 assists. He lifted two Serie A titles, one Italian Cup and two Super Cups.
A missed exit
Cristiano’s summer began with his desire to leave Manchester United for the second time, as announced by AS y the English press later confirmed. Bayern, Chelsea and Barcelona appeared on the horizon of the Madeira attacker. Nevertheless, Atlético was the ideal destination for Cristiano. His admiration for Simeone and the fact that the coach looked favorably on the operation brought him closer. However, the refusal of the red and white fans and the blunt words of Enrique Cerezo (“It is almost impossible for Cristiano to come to Atlético. I don’t know who made up that story. Rumors are rumors and they should stay where they are, because if they continue to grow, it will seem like they are real, and they are not”) they moved the Portuguese away from the Metropolitan. His departure has been frustrated and he will continue to be a United player. The Portuguese will watch the Champions League on TV and will be one of the protagonists of the Europa League, a title that he has not won and to which the red devils will cling. the season in Premier is long but does not invite optimism the mancunians are colistas after adding two defeats in their first two games against Brighton and Brentford.