It has been reported that Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has opened the door to a sensational return to Manchester United.
The Portuguese international has admitted that he could play alongside “pitbull” Wayne Rooney once again.
Ronaldo revealed that he had a unique nickname for his team-mate, whose power on the pitch stunned the 30-year-old.
And the Portuguese superstar revealed: “I miss playing with Rooney. Maybe we will play together again one day.”
Ronaldo, speaking in a new BBC documentary about Rooney, as quoted by The Sun, said: “He was the kid of England, everyone loved him.
“He was so powerful I was calling him Pitbull. The power of Wayne Rooney is his mentality and strength and he never stops.
“He’s a fantastic team player and he scores! He’s a fantastic boy and he helped me a lot when he came to join us in Manchester.”