If Cristiano Ronaldo gets his way, this season will be his last as a Real Madrid player.
The Portuguese superstar is determined to the leave the Spanish soccer club, and he is demanding a transfer to another club next summer.
But Real Madrid president Florentino Perez will do all he can to convince Ronaldo to change his mind, Marca reports.
“His top player genuinely wants to leave the club, because he feels neither loved, nor supported in those individual prizes which obsess him so much. And so the president has decided to roll up his sleeves and start manning the pumps to come up with a solution,” the report says.
“Florentino, his sights on the elections at the end of the season, has decided to make a fuss of his star, and will accompany him to the Ballon d’Or gala in Zurich on January 7th, 2013.”
Ronaldo’s uncomfortable situation was thrust into the headlines in September when he told a news conference that he was feeling “sad” about a “professional” situation at the club. He did...