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Bayern Munich end Cristiano Ronaldo transfer links in spectacular fashion

Bayern Munich end Cristiano Ronaldo transfer links in spectacular fashion

BAYERN Munich have denied reports of a move for Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo, calling the story a "hoax".

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez hints that Gareth Bale will stay at the club this summer amid speculation linking him with Manchester United and PSG.

"I'm a Man United fan, and my kids love him, so I hope that he'll be back".

"As no other candidature was put forward to the board.it is proclaimed that Mr Florentino Perez Rodriguez is president of Real Madrid", the Spanish and European champions said in a statement.

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But Calderon - who brokered the deal to sign the Portugal worldwide from Manchester United in 2009 - has urged Madrid to do all they can to keep hold of a player who he says cannot be replaced.

Last Tuesday, a Madrid-based prosecutor's office accused Ronaldo of four counts of tax fraud totalling 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million).

Perez, a 70-year-old construction magnate, was elected unopposed Monday for a third term in charge of Europe's most successful club.

Manchester United chiefs have no concerns over Cristiano Ronaldo's age should they move for the Real Madrid star.

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THE footballer last played in Manchester United's "Theatre of Dreams" in 2009.

Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester United and Bayern Munich have all been linked with the four-time Ballon d'Or victor, but the German club have now made it clear they have no desire to make an offer for the player.

"We are accustomed to speculating intensively on possible ins and outs during the transfer period", Rummenigge said.

As if that wasn't clear enough, the club's executive committee chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge then gave an interview in which he said the notion of Bayern signing Ronaldo should be "consigned to the realms of fantasy". Let us know in the comments section below.

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