Ronaldo is wanted at Real Madrid - Salgado

Added to that, the Spanish tax authorities argued that Tollin Associates Ltd had later on relinquished these image rights to another company called Multisports&Image Management Ltd which is based in Ireland.

According to reports from Marca, Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has failed to persuade Morata to stay at the Bernabeu, as the player is determined to play first-team football next season.

Would you like to see Ronaldo leave Real?

Ronaldo has starred since joining Madrid in 2009, winning the Champions League three times and LaLiga twice.

The 32-year-old has been heavily linked with a return to Manchester United, while Paris Saint-Germain are also believed to have offered the player a huge contract. Losing Ronaldo would certainly be a big loss for Real Madrid and they would have a hard time finding a suitable replacement for him but they could avoid all of that.

Gelson Martins.PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images.

Club veteran Pepe is expected to be shown the exit door with PSG again a possible destination.

Another reason he wants Martins signed is because he feels the 22-year-old would provide a new dimension to their attack. With Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema not at their best at the moment, Real Madrid could do with someone like Martins.

Prosecutors claim the ex-Manchester United ace committed four counts of tax evasion between 2011 and 2014, defrauding Spain's tax office of 14,768,897 euros.

Real Madrid have denied reports Jose Mourinho signed a contract with the club before leaving Inter Milan in 2010. He could also prove to be a much cheaper alternative to Kylian Mbappe as he is valued at just £50 million compared to the Frenchman's valuation of over £100 million.

  • Julie Sanders