Cristiano Ronaldo’s mother could try to persuade her superstar son to return to Sporting CP next year.
Ronaldo has become one of the all-time greats since leaving Sporting to join Manchester United for £ 12.24million as a teenager in 2003.
The Portugal captain was a revelation at Real Madrid after leaving the Red Devils in 2009, breaking the La Liga giants’ all-time record with an impressive total of 450 goals.
Ronaldo joined Juventus three years ago and with his contract expiring in 2022, the 36-year-old’s future has been the subject of speculation with Andrea Pirlo’s side in danger of missing out on football. Champions League next season.
The mother of five-time Ballon d’Or winner Dolores celebrates Sporting’s first Primeira Liga title in 19 years.
And she hopes her son can play an important role in helping the famous Lisbon club add new honors.
“I’m going to talk to him and try to convince him to come back next year,” she said. “At the Alvalade stadium and wear the Sporting colors.”
Sporting beat Boavista 1-0 on Tuesday to be crowned Portuguese champions for the first time since the 2001-02 season.
Ronaldo scored his 100th goal for Juve in a 3-1 Serie A win at Sassuolo on Wednesday.