Cristiano Ronaldo is needed by his teammates at Real Madrid and won’t find a new club who help him more, according to Michel Salgado.
Ronaldo apparently needs to leave the European champions in the midst of allegations – which the player has denied – that he cheated Spanish tax authorities out of €14.7million.
Previous club Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain have been connected with a swoop for the 32-year-old.
Salgado, a Madrid great who spent 10 seasons at the club, said Ronaldo was needed at the Santiago Bernabeu.
“Real Madrid players do not want him to leave,” the former full-back told a news conference in Guatemala, via Marca.
“He will not find a club that gives him more than Madrid.”
Ronaldo has featured since joining Madrid in 2009, winning the Champions League three times and LaLiga twice.
The Portugal international has additionally claim the Ballon d’Or four times and is favorite to break even with Lionel Messi’s record of five in 2017.