Real Madrid’s performance slumped, Ronaldo instead asks for a salary?
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo is rumored to have demanded a significant salary increase to his club. The Portuguese forward, requesting a one-year extension with a value of 27 million pounds per year.
This increase makes Ronaldo’s income equivalent to rival Barcelona star Lionel Messi. Ronaldo is currently under contract with Real Madrid until 2021. He earns 19.5 million pounds a year, making him the most expensive player in the club.
The 32-year-old has just returned from suspension and faces Real Betis at the Bernabeu. However, Real Madrid must swallow a shocking 0-1 defeat.
These results incised bad record for Real Madrid. They failed to score home at home for the first time since April 2016.
In addition, Real Madrid failed to reap victory in the last three home games in La Liga stage.
The achievement became the worst since April 2011. At that time, Real Madrid recorded two series and one defeat. Real Madrid defender Marcelo admits his comrades have struggled to the maximum to reap a goal and score a victory.
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Ronaldo’s sluggish face after Real Madrid midfielder
Ronaldo must undergo sanctions in five games early in the 2017/18 season for pushing the referee when rewarded a second card by the referee in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup contra Barcelona on 14 August 2017.
In a match that ended 3-1 for Los Blancos, he contributed one goal.
While serving time in the domestic league, Ronaldo appear to strengthen Madrid in the allowance of Group H Champions League counter APOEL, September 14, 2017.
As if venting his hunger to play, he contributed two goals in the game that ended 3-0.
The former reports circulated that David Beckham was trying to lure Ronaldo into Major League Soccer when his contract with Real Madrid ended.