- Cristiano Ronaldo spent three good years at Italian side Juventus before making a big return to Old Trafford
- Ronaldo's mother explained that she was told by the 36-year-old his intention to return to the Premier League side
- Since he rejoined Manchester United, the Portugal international has scored four goals in his first three games
Dolores who is the mother of Cristiano Ronaldo has finally opened up on what her star son disclosed before returning to Old Trafford despite a serious link with Man City.
Cristiano Ronaldo made up his mind not to play for Juventus again this summer after spending three years winning two Italian Serie A titles with the Old Lady.
The green light of Cristiano Ronaldo leaving Juventus actually came when the five-time Ballon d'Or winner was spotted parking all his cars in a container for an unknown destination.
Paris Saint-Germain were initially thought to be interested in signing Cristiano Ronaldo, but the talks died after the French giants signed Lionel Messi on free from Barcelona.
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What then happened?
The talks of Cristiano Ronaldo moving to Manchester City then came with football fans all over the world stunned with the facts that he would return to the Premier League.
However, Manchester United chiefs via the help of Sir Alex Ferguson and Bruno Fernandes spoke with Cristiano Ronaldo and the Portuguese landed at Old Trafford for the second stint.
Maria Dolores' reaction
“On the TV there was talk of Manchester City, but he said to me 'Mom, don't worry about what they're saying because I'm going to Manchester United.
“I said I liked that a lot and he pleased me.''
Dolores wants son Cristiano Ronaldo to return to Sporting Lisbon
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Dolores who is the mother of Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo has explained that she wants her famous son to play once again for Sporting Lisbon in Portugal before she passes on.
Cristiano Ronaldo started his football career on the streets of Portugal before being signed at Sporting Lisbon and it was his superb performances then that made Manchester United to sign him under Sir Alex Ferguson.
The Portugal international proved himself during his first stint at Manchester United helping the Red Devils to win the Premier League title and also the Champions League.
But ever since Cristiano Ronaldo left Sporting Lisbon, his mother has continued her support for the Portuguese club and many times spotted watching their games.