It sounds like an adventurous transfer rumor: FC Bayern supposedly wants to bring world star Cristiano Ronaldo to Munich.
If Bayern striker Robert Lewandowski moves to Barcelona, Ronaldo may take over his role. This is reported by the Spanish sports newspaper AS, without naming specific sources.
Ronaldo’s “next destination could be Munich,” according to the newspaper. The German record champions from Bavaria are preparing a “big swap”. With Ronaldo you want to start the renewed attack on the Champions League victory.
Ronaldo reportedly wants to leave Manchester United
The specialist newspaper Record, which is usually well-informed when it comes to Ronaldo, claims to have learned that the 37-year-old wants to leave Manchester United. In view of the Red Devils’ problems in getting reinforcements to England on the transfer market, he sees his high goals at risk.
However: FC Bayern has repeatedly assured not to let their star Robert Lewandowski go. “He has a contract until 2023,” emphasized Bayern CEO Oliver Kahn recently. Ronaldo is said to earn 29 million euros a year in Manchester – a sum that Bayern could hardly afford. Would Ronaldo switch for less money?
FC Bayern: Sadio Mané could take on Lewandowski’s role
According to SID information, there is currently nothing to the whole rumor – although Bayern are actually still looking for offensive reinforcements. Should Lewandowski leave Munich despite a no from the club, newcomer Sadio Mané could also take over his role.