Chelsea are plotting an audacious move for Real Madrid superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo amid intense speculation over his future.
The Portuguese star has been in the news lately for his decision to leave the Santiago Bernabeu this summer following allegations that he evaded tax in Spain and will be charged to court for the offence.
Manchester United are believed to be frontrunners in the potential deal with reports that Ronaldo fancies a stunning return to the Old Trafford amid interest from Paris Saint Germain and China.
Reports in various outlets suggest that Ronaldo’s agents has told Real Madrid about his decision to leave this summer, even though the hierarchy at the club are not willing to allow him leave.
Reports in the Daily Express claim that Chelsea are planning to lure Real into selling Ronaldo to them by offering Eden Hazard in a stunning deal this summer.
Real Madrid have been previously linked with a move for the Belgian star with reports that they want him to replace Gareth Bale who is injury-prone.
However, it is understood that Ronaldo will force a move back to the Old Trafford this summer after holding talks former boss, Sir Alex Ferguson during the final of the Champions League in May.