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Bayern Munich laugh off rumours of Ronaldo deal

Bayern Munich laugh off rumours of Ronaldo deal

Manchester United to offer £175 and De Gea for Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo.

The four-time Ballon d'Or victor is believed to be keen to leave Madrid this summer due to allegations from the Spanish tax authorities that he defrauded them of €14.8m (£12.9m).

"I haven't spoken with Cristiano, I learned about it because of what came out in the newspapers".

And Perez says he will talk to the four-time Ballon d'Or victor on his return.

The Portugal forward has told Los Blancos he wants to leave the club following a tax row the 32-year-old is now embroiled in. This is very unusual and in the next few days I'll talk to him. "I'll tell you if he was born to play for Madrid or not!"

Ronaldo, who is now playing for Portugal in the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, scored five goals over two legs as eventual winners Madrid dumped Bayern out of the Champions League at the quarterfinal stage in April. "I'm going to defend him as a person".

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The interview was Perez's first comment on Ronaldo since Portuguese sports daily A Bola reported on Friday that Ronaldo was considering leaving Spain after a state prosecutor accused him of four counts of tax fraud totaling 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million) in unpaid taxes.

Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain have been touted as possible destinations for the 32-year-old, while Bayern Munich were on Monday moved to dismiss rumours linking them with a stunning swoop.

"Cristiano has a contract and is a Real Madrid player".

Calderon was at Real when the club bought Ronaldo from the Red Devils in a then-world record £80m deal in 2009.

This comes in the wake of reports in the British press that Jose Mourinho has sanctioned an eye-watering £175 million move for the wantaway Real Madrid forward.