Cristiano Ronaldo and Atletico Madrid would make a “good pairing” regardless of his Actual Madrid previous, based on Los Blancos nice Guti.
Ronaldo started Manchester United’s Premier League opener in opposition to Brighton and Hove Albion on the bench on Sunday, having missed nearly all of the Purple Devils’ pre-season marketing campaign after reportedly expressing his want to affix a Champions League facet.
With the likes of Bayern Munich shortly ruling out a transfer for the 37-year-old, Atletico have been touted as a possible vacation spot for Ronaldo, who leads Madrid’s all-time goalscoring charts after netting 450 instances for Los Blancos between 2009 and 2018.
These stories weren’t nicely acquired by Atletico supporters, nonetheless, a few of whom unveiled a banner studying ‘CR7 not welcome’ throughout a pre-season pleasant in opposition to Numancia.
Atletico president Enrique Cerezo has additionally refuted ideas Ronaldo might make the controversial transfer, however former Madrid midfielder Guti is surprisingly enthusiastic in regards to the prospect.
“If on this case he decides to come back to Atletico Madrid, why not? It’s an awesome workforce, he’s an awesome striker,” Guti advised DAZN.
“Atletico Madrid wants an excellent striker and why not? I believe it will be an excellent pairing.
“It could be unusual, as a result of Madrid loves him very a lot, as a result of he’s a really liked participant. I believe that the Actual Madrid followers wouldn’t thoughts. I believe that all the pieces Cristiano needed to give to Actual Madrid, he already gave.
“If he feels comfortable with the ability to play in an awesome workforce like Atletico Madrid and within the Spanish league, which I believe he needs, why not?”
Ronaldo has earnt a status as chief tormentor of Atletico all through his illustrious profession; the five-time Ballon d’Or winner has scored 25 targets in 37 aggressive appearances in opposition to Los Colchoneros, together with a late penalty in Madrid’s 4-1 extra-time Champions League remaining win in 2014.