Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti is certain Cristiano Ronaldo will refuse the chance to re-join Manchester United and renew his contract with the Primera Division club.
The Portugal international has two years left of his current contract in Madrid, making him available for free free transfer in only two years time.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has publicly said that he's confident that Ronaldo will choose to stay in Madrid even though Manchester United have shown interest in the 28-year-old.
Although both Perez and Ancelotti seem confident that Ronaldo will put pen to paper, Ronaldo himself has not yet revealed his future plans.
During a press conference on Sunday, Ronaldo gave no clues away about his future plans, simply remarking that "the situation still hasn't been resolved".
But, during a press conference in Miami, Ancelotti told Real Madrid fans that they were hoping to finalise a deal soon.
"Both the player and the club are keen on renewing Cristiano's contract, so I don't think we are going to have any problems," Ancelotti was quoted as saying by Madrid-based newspaper AS.
The Italian was later asked about a potential deal for Gareth Bale, but insisted he did not want to disrespect Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas.
"I do not wish to talk about Gareth Bale because it would be disrespectful towards Andre Villas-Boas.
"We have a strong and a young team and I am very happy with the current squad, I do not want to talk about the player."
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