Joan Laporta and Jorge Mendes Speaking of Possible 37 year old forward signing (Dairo AS)

Super agent Jorge Mendes is now searching for a new home for Cristiano Ronaldo after Manchester United failed to qualify for the Champions League for the next season as Barcelona emerge as a surprise suitor.

Ronaldo ahs submitted a transfer request to Manchester United as he is trying to force an exit out of Old Trafford. Cristiano Ronaldo ahs grown frustrated with Manchester United’s activity in the transfer window was Erik Ten Hag is yet to make his first signing.

Cristiano Ronaldo is also keen on playing in the Champions League with Manchester United, with Manchester United’s failure to qualify for the upcoming campaign, Chelsea and Bayern Munich are considered to be the leading suitors for the 37 year old forward. Barcelona have also emerged as an option for Cristiano Ronaldo.

Ronaldo’s agent Mendes has been stepping up his efforts to facilitate a deal by holding a meeting with Barcelona president Joan Laporta. According to AS, Ronaldo is one of four names being discussed by the duo in their meetings.

Barcelona chairman Laporta is keen on bringing Cristiano Ronaldo to Barcelona as an alternative to Robert Lewandowski as Bayern Munich are refusing to negotiate with Barcelona.