Cristiano Ronaldo has requested Real Madrid to cough out £36m as his yearly wage, to convey him at par along with his Barcelona rival, Lionel Messi or he’ll go away the membership.
At current Ronaldo earns £18.6m a yr, however reviews from a number of sources stated the Portuguese star needs a pay rise of near £17million, which can make his pay packet swell to £35.6 million.
According to Sport, the Portuguese ahead has made it clear to Real’s hierarchy that he needs financial parity with Messi or he’ll go away the membership.
According to reviews, Messi obtained a fatter pay on the Nou Camp following his not too long ago signed deal.
Ronaldo, who signed a brand new contract in November 2016, has been left pissed off by Real president Florentino Perez who has stalled on providing him an improved contract.
Reports in Spain have stated that the 32-year-old was promised one after spearheading Real to a La Liga and Champions League double final season.
However, with out fruition of 1; Los Blancos’ No 7 feels undervalued and has cited this as a cause for his goalscoring woes in the intervening time.
Ronaldo, who has been linked with a return to Manchester United, signed his present five-year contract – which runs till 2021 – in November 2016.
Should Real pay?
Sixty 9 per cent of the individuals who responded to a web-based ballot by www.marca.com, believed the Spanish giants shouldn’t accomplish that, why 31 per cent supported his demand.
Pablo Polo, writing for Marca, argues that Real Madrid ought to ignore Ronaldo’s blackmail on 4 grounds:
First as a result of Ronaldo isn’t at his finest proper now, not less than in LaLiga, the place he has simply 4 objectives.
Secondly, Ronaldo renewed his contract in November of 2016 and his present deal runs till he’s 36. He’ll be making more cash than most, even at this age.
Polo additionally reasoned that Ronaldo could have been the very best participant of 2017, however the scenario has modified.
Sergio Fernandez writes that the star participant deserves the brand new wage as a result of the Madrid President, Florentino Perez has at all times stated that Ronaldo is the very best participant on this planet and in historical past.
“Being truthful, Ronaldo has paid again each euro he’s earned and has introduced so many particular person and collective titles to the membership.
“Real Madrid still have the Copa del Rey and the Champions League to fight for this season and, with an on-form Ronaldo, this could still be a not-terrible year for the club”.