Ronaldo denies ever intend to leave Real Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo dismissed the news that he once decided to leave Real Madrid after being charged with tax fraud Agen Sbobet Terpercaya.
In June, Ronaldo was accused of not paying a tax of 14.7 million euros on his earnings, with a widespread report claiming he had decided to leave Spain. He was immediately linked with a transfer back to Manchester United or move to the Super League China.
But after he scored two goals in his side’s win against Borussia Dortmund in the midweek Champions League this week, Ronaldo denied the news and assumed that such rumors arose because of his popularity.
“You do not hear it from my mouth. People talk about Cristiano every day, all over the world. If I had to answer everyone, I would live only for the media, but I live for football. If you’re great, people talk about you, “he said.
Ronaldo has rejected the tax allegations but could face a fine of more than 40 million euros or even jail if found guilty. His future at Real Madrid was questioned after the case.
Now with teammates including Karim Benzema and Dani Carvajal who have agreed a new contract, the 32-year-old is responding to the question of whether to extend the contract as well or not.
“That’s a good question. I am happy, things happen in a natural way. This question may be better asked to the president. He will know better than me how to answer it, “he added.
Furthermore, the Sporting Lisbon academy graduate admitted to feeling constantly have to answer criticism after being able to spotlight when releasing 18 shots without scoring in a game against Real Betis and Alaves.
“Looks like I have to show who I am. I was shocked by public opinion about me. Again, the numbers speak for themselves. I am very happy with my 400th game, and after scoring, I do not know how many goals I have scored. I am a professional and ready to get criticism, which is getting worse all the time, “said Ronaldo. (Source: ESPN)