Having beaten Madrid 2-1 at the Santiago Bernabeu in September to go some way towards avenging their Champions League final defeat, the reigning LaLiga champions destroyed Carlo Ancelotti's team at the Vicente Calderon, claiming their first top-flight derby win at home in 14 years.
Given that the Brazilian forward's dream club as a child was Real Madrid and that his childhood idol was Zinedine Zidane, things might be heavily in favour of Real Madrid pushing the move through.
"I don't want to renew".
According to reports in Spain, Ronaldo was left fuming after Real tried to sign France whizkid Kylian Mbappe. At Real Madrid, there is nothing but calm.
Georgina Rodriguez took to Instagram on Tuesday afternoon to post a photo of herself holding her baby daughter Alana Martina and captioned the picture with a heartwarming message. Clearly, the Real Madrid ace is looking to build a large family.
"Cristiano is leaving? Ask him". The 28-year old former Sevilla defender said Madrid cannot repeat their clumsy mistakes in the next vital fixtures which are expected to shape-up La Liga before the year ends.
Isco consequently withdrew from the squad ahead of the second friendly with Russia but manager Julen Lopetegui assured that he would be fine to face Atletico on weekend.
17 - No player has netted more often against Atleti during Diego Simeone's celebrated tenure than Ronaldo, whose 17 goals have come across 23 derbies.
According to The Daily Mail, Ronaldo is understood to have had the wish of quitting Real Madrid last summer.