Real Madrid makes record bid of $131.2 mn for Ronaldo

Real Madrid makes record bid of $131.2 mn for Ronaldo
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First Published: Thu, Jun 11 2009. 03 19 PM IST
Updated: Thu, Jun 11 2009. 03 19 PM IST
London: Manchester United said on Thursday they have received a world record £80 million ($131.2 million) bid for forward Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid.
“At Cristiano’s request - who has again expressed his desire to leave - and after discussion with the player’s representatives, United have agreed to give Real Madrid permission to talk to the player,” a statement on the United website said.
“Matters are expected to be concluded by 30 June. The club will not comment until further notice.”
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First Published: Thu, Jun 11 2009. 03 19 PM IST