Fabrizio Romano has denied Newcastle United’s reported interest in Cristiano Ronaldo.
“There are no negotiations ongoing for Cristiano Ronaldo to join Newcastle, despite rumors. Been told talks are not taking place as things stand,” he said on Twitter.
“Cristiano will take his time to decide his future, now 100% focused on the World Cup.”
Newcastle have made a strong start to the Premier League season, third on. the log behind Arsenal and Manchester City.
Ronaldo is currently a free agent after leaving Manchester United. The Portugal captain has also been linked with Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool.
Ronaldo begins his World Cup campaign tomorrow against Ghana.