Cristiano Ronaldo accepted a $200 million offer to play in Saudi Arabia?

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Cristiano Ronaldo accepted a $200 million offer to play in Saudi Arabia?

Cristiano Ronaldo could indeed end up being a new soccer star in Saudi Arabia. In recent days, in fact, the Portuguese would have been tempted by a multimillion-dollar offer from Al-Nassr, a team from Riyadh, a club in the capital of Saudi Arabia, coached by Rudi Garcia.

According to reports from Marca, the Portuguese star involved in the World Cup in Qatar would have accepted and would be ready to wear this new shirt starting from January 1st. $200 million a season, most of which is commercial revenue, for two and a half years.

These would be the figures offered by the Arabs for the Portuguese champion, who separated from Manchester United at the end of November.

What happened between CR7 and Manchester United

At Manchester United, Ronaldo scored 145 goals in 346 appearances.

The Portuguese returned to Manchester on 31 August 2021, suddenly leaving Juventus. In this year and little more than his adventure at United CR7 he scored 27 goals in 54 appearances, with six goals in 7 games played in the Champions League last season.

The British club made official the departure of the Portuguese star after CR7's statements in an interview with the Sun. The statement from United explained: "Cristiano Ronaldo leaves Manchester United with immediate effect following a consensual agreement.

The club thanks CR7 for his immense contribution in two experiences at Old Trafford in which he scored 145 goals in 346 appearances and wishes him and his family the best for the future. Everyone at United remains focused on the team's progress under the leadership of Erik ten Hag and work together to achieve results in the field." Ronaldo said: "Following some talks with Manchester United we have decided to terminate the contract by mutual consent.

I love Machester United and their fans, this will never change. I feel it is time to start a new match. I wish United the best." An inevitable after the statements of CR7 against the club to think of different solutions. A goodbye started with CR7's shock interview.

With this decision, the Red Devils have chosen to support club manager Erik ten Hag, with whom Ronaldo has never had a good relationship.