Cristiano Ronaldo Should Be Sold by Real Madrid, Says Nearly Half of as Readers

Cristiano Ronaldo‘s time as Real Madrid’s superstar leader should come to an end with a summer sale, according to 49.96 percent of AS readers.

Cristiano Ronaldo Should Be Sold by Real Madrid, Says Nearly Half of as Readers

Cristiano Ronaldo Should Be Sold by Real Madrid, Says Nearly Half of as Readers

Cristiano Ronaldo Should Be Sold by Real Madrid, Says Nearly Half of as Readers

The Spanish publication ran a poll asking whether Los Blancos should cash in on the 2015 Ballon d’Or and Golden Shoe winner. Out of 31,474 responses, an incredible 15,725 (49.96 percent) replied “yes,” while 15,749 said “no” (50.04 percent).

Ronaldo netted 59 goals in La Liga, the Copa del Rey and Champions League last season. He stands to be the focal point of Rafa Benitez’s side as the new boss aims to restore the capital-based club to domestic superiority over Barcelona.

CR7 is commonly linked with a return to Manchester United and was recently touted for an £87 million move to Paris Saint-Germain, per Jason Burt of the Telegraph. He is an irreplaceable goalscorer, despite his recent dwindling presence across all phases of play at the Bernabeu.