By Adam Shergold for MailOnline
Published: 08:31 BST, 15 August 2020 | Updated: 08:39 BST, 15 August 2020
Cristiano Ronaldo's camp have emphatically denied suggestions the star has been offered to Barcelona and insisted he is 'very happy' at Juventus.
The Spanish journalist Guillem Balague claimed that Juventus are desperate to offload Ronaldo's £28million-per-year salary.
They reportedly offered him to Europe's elite clubs, including Barcelona, which would have raised the tantalising prospect of him playing alongside Lionel Messi.
Cristiano Ronaldo's inner circle has dismissed reports linking him to Barcelona as 'completely false' as they insist the Portuguese star is 'very happy' at Juventus
The move would have seen Ronaldo pair up with long-time rival and competitor Lionel Messi
But Spanish newspaper AS quote one of Ronaldo's representatives describing the Barcelona link as 'completely false'.
The 33-year-old has spent two seasons at Juventus and is contracted until 2022 and his inner circle insist he will remain in Turin and seek the sixth Champions League success of