International

PSG failed in mammoth bid for Ronaldo

2015-09-07 16:45
Cristiano Ronaldo, the world's most marketable foo
Cristiano Ronaldo, the world's most marketable football player. Photograph: AP.

Cape Town - French giants PSG reportedly failed in a world record bid for Real Madrid's Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.

Brazilian news agency Globo Esporte reports that Real Madrid rejected PSG's £110 milion (R2.33 billion) offer for the 30-year-old star in the recently closed transfer window.

PSG's bid would've eclipsed the current world record fee Madrid paid Tottenham Hotspur for Gareth Bale in 2013.

Bale joined Ronaldo at Madrid for a staggering £85.3 million.

Ronaldo's current contract expires in 2018 and the former Manchester United star has been linked with a return to Old Trafford in recent times.

The Real Madrid forward is the current holder of the Ballon d'Or.

NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
24 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Live scoring

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
Vote

Do you think SAFA made the right choice in appointing Stuart Baxter as head coach of Bafana Bafana?

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.