Cristiano Ronaldo didn't appear in Real's new kit promo after speculation about his future at the club.
Five-time Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo senior went scoreless in his 150th worldwide appearance, so the emergence of a new challenger - family or otherwise - might come as handy motivation on the eve of the World Cup.
Cristiano Ronaldo wants to leave Real Madrid this summer and his decision is "irreversible", according to reports in Portugal.
As Cristiano Ronaldo tries to clear up his comments after the UCL final, the FC crew read between the lines and ponder his future at Real Madrid.
Correio Da Manha also attributes Ronaldo's alleged decision to Perez, claiming that he had promised the club's all-time top scorer shortly after winning the Champions League in the 2016-17 campaign a €14 million increase from his annual wages which never happened.
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This story comes on the back of claims from Spanish TV football programme El Chiringuito, which state that Jorge Mendes, Ronaldo's agent, was left dissatisfied after recent showdown talks with the Madrid hierarchy.
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The long-serving Madrid full-back told reporters while readying himself for World Cup duty alongside Neymar: "Cristiano doesn't own Real Madrid so if the president wants to sign somebody he will do it".
"We know we are not the favourites, we have to be realistic, but in football nothing is impossible". All in all, I think this is a game that Portugal won't take lightly, so I'll take the Portuguese to notch a win by a couple of goals here.
The 26-year-old is already being linked with a move away from the French capital, however, after a season in which he clashed with former boss Unai Emery and fellow forward Edinson Cavani.
"We will give our best and wait to see what we will get from it. Thank you very much to have us here for us is a privilege, thank you very much".