Ronaldo Asks Real Madrid to Recruit Sporting Midfielder
Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly has asked Real Madrid president Florentino Perez to recruit William Carvalho from Sporting Lisbon. Carvalho is Ronaldo’s teammate in Portugal.
Carvalho is the original product of the Sporting academy, just like Ronaldo. He made his debut in the senior team in the 2011 season.
His work with Sporting provoked interest from several other European clubs. West Ham United, Manchester City and Manchester United are the clubs that are rumored to be interested.
Carvalho reportedly also wanted to move to the Premier League. But as reported by Sports Mole, Ronaldo was more wanted Carvalho move to Real Madrid.
For that matter, Ronaldo was called to have asked Florentino Perez to recruit Carvalho. According to the transfermarkt site, Carvalho has a contract with Sporting until June 2020 and with a transfer price of 22.5 million pounds sterling.
With the rest of the contract still three more seasons, the price of Carvalho is likely to rise. Real Madrid had to spend more in if they want to recruit Carvalho.