Cristiano Ronaldo Transfer News: Chelsea Contacted by Star’s Agent Over Potential Move

Cristiano Ronaldo Transfer News: Olympique Marseille Not in Negotiations To Sign Portuguese Star From Manchester United

Cristiano Ronaldo is still searching for a move away from Manchester United after handing in his transfer request this summer. The 37-year-old’s agent contacted Chelsea as he looks to force a move to Stamford Bridge in the coming days. The Portuguese star has fallen down the pecking order under Erik ten Hag. Cristiano Ronaldo Transfer News: Erik ten Hag ‘Can’t Say’ if Star Forward Has Played His Last Game for Manchester United.

According to The Independent, Cristiano Ronaldo’s agent Jorge Mendes has been in talks with Chelsea over a potential move before the deadline day. The Blues are in the market for a forward after losing Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner this summer.

Cristiano Ronaldo was offered to Chelsea earlier this summer however, manager Thomas Tuchel decided against signing the 37-year-old. Jorge Mendes has again contacted the Blues hoping that they might have changed their stance on the transfer.

Cristiano Ronaldo is looking for a move away from Manchester United as he searches for Champions League football. However, the six-time Ballon d’Or winner has been unable to find potential suitors as his age and wage have become a huge factor.

The Portuguese superstar has also lost his place in the Manchester United starting XI. The 37-year-old has started just one of the Red Devils’ four games in the Premier League, being used as a substitute in the remaining matches by Erik ten Hag.

Meanwhile, Chelsea are aiming to sign a forward before the deadline day. The Blues are in contact with Barcelona over a move for Pierre Emerick Aubameyang. As per reports, they are mulling over the possibility to bid for Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha.

(The above story first appeared on Fresh Headline on Aug 29, 2022 04:18 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website