Transfer Talk: Atletico Madrid to offer Ronaldo an exit from Manchester United

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The summertime transportation model is here, and there's plentifulness of gossip swirling astir who's moving where. Transfer Talk brings you each the latest buzz connected rumours, comings, goings and, of course, done deals!

TOP STORY: Atleti to connection Ronaldo an exit?

Atletico Madrid are looking to connection Cristiano Ronaldo an exit from Manchester United, according to journalist Guillem Balague.

The 37-year-old Portugal prima has been linked with a determination distant from Old Trafford this summertime amid concerns implicit his attitude, and had been antecedently linked with Atletico, fierce rivals of his erstwhile nine Real Madrid.

Earlier connected Monday, sources told ESPN that United were adamant of keeping Ronaldo contempt increasing concerns that his tendency to determination is becoming a antagonistic power successful the dressing room.

As such, Diego Simeone's broadside are believed to beryllium keeping the doorway unfastened for Ronaldo by looking astatine aggregate possibilities of landing him.

Balague's study states that Ronaldo is unfastened to the thought of making the power to the Wanda Metropolitano, with Simeone keen connected implementing him into the broadside successful the aforesaid mode arsenic helium did with Luis Suarez.

In June, Atleti president Enrique Cerezo had said signing Ronaldo would beryllium "practically impossible." But the LaLiga nine could thin connected their affirmative narration with Ronaldo's agent, Jorge Mendes, to assistance bring him to Los Colchoneros.

With Ronaldo not hiding his tendency to permission United, Erik 10 Hag looks to person a determination to marque arsenic helium balances his dressing country tone with keeping clasp of the Red Devils apical scorer past season.

And if Ronaldo joins Atleti, past that could unfastened up the anticipation of Matheus Cunha going the different way, with sources telling ESPN precocious Monday that Ten Hag's shortlist of striker options includes the 23-year-old Brazilian.

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PAPER GOSSIP

- Chelsea volition prosecute Frenkie de Jong until the extremity of the summertime transportation window, according to Sport. Thomas Tuchel has made the 25-year-old midfielder a cardinal target, and it is reported that the Blues are consenting to lucifer Barcelona's valuation of €80 cardinal to unafraid him. The Netherlands planetary is has besides been linked with Manchester United, but determination is anticipation that helium would beryllium persuaded to articulation Chelsea arsenic the Blues are capable to connection Champions League shot this season.

- Bernardo Silva's transportation interest has been valued astatine £100m by Manchester City, according to The Athletic. Barcelona stay funny successful the 28-year-old attacking midfielder, but it looks arsenic though determination is immoderate quality successful valuation betwixt the 2 clubs. City would beryllium consenting to let him to permission if the close connection arrives from the Camp Nou hierarchy.

- There's been plentifulness of speculation surrounding Matheus Nunes this summer, but it looks arsenic though helium is present acceptable to articulation Wolverhampton Wanderers, according to Record. Wolves reportedly person agreed a woody with Sporting CP worthy €45m, positive €5m successful bonuses. The 23-year-old midfielder was besides connected the radar of West Ham United, portion besides being linked with Liverpool and Manchester City successful caller months.

- Napoli are looking to get Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Tanguy Ndombele, reports Gianluca Di Marzio. The 25-year-old midfielder has been identified arsenic a replacement for Fabian Ruiz, and it is understood that they person projected a one-year indebtedness woody that includes an enactment to marque the determination imperishable for €30m. Ndombele contributed to six goals successful 31 appearances past season.

- Sevilla are successful precocious talks to motion Bayern Munich's Tanguy Nianzou arsenic the LaLiga team's caller centre-back, according to Fabrizio Romano. Having mislaid Jules Kounde (Barcelona) and Diego Carlos (Aston Villa) during the transportation window, Nianzou is considered a precedence signing for the Andalusian side.

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