Keen to nudge him out of the club, Real Madrid have so far refused to entertain the idea of handing Ronaldo a new contract.
"Last season was incredible, but it was also the best", he said.
The former Barcelona man tried to make up for his error on the other end, but Rodrigo couldn't convert after he was set up.
Serge Gnabry, currently on loan at Hoffenheim from Bayern, missed a penalty after he was brought down by Joshua Kimmich, but Mark Uth scored the rebound.
Real Madrid showing personality: "This is what Real Madrid have". Expect that number to go up as the season progresses.
However, from one Valencia corner Bale headed down to Ronaldo who tore down the field, passing to Marcelo and advancing into the Valencia box where Martin Montoya fouled the Portuguese superstar as he collected a pass.
That will have been music to Zidane's ears. For instance, they acquired both Gabriel Paulista and Francis Coquelin when Arsenal did not want them. Quieter after the break and replaced by Zaza.
Time for Neymar or Cavani to step forward and provide the goalsto earn three more points on the way towards what still seems like another inevitable Ligue 1 title, despite the Lyon hiccup. He has worked with young players, a success story of the Pochettino regime, all of his career, and deserves another shot at a big Premier League job.
It's now a full-blown crisis in Madrid.
"I feel better now".
The Spain star has long been linked with a return toMadrid, having seen a deadline day switch to Real fall through back in 2015, and it would appear that a deal could very much be back on this summer - if Ramos' comments are to be believed. But the challenge will be getting that first goal. "I care about the club".
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We are prepared to accept a transfer under certain parameters - but only if these parameters are fully met. Petersen picked up the ball in Dortmund's half, looked up and lobbed Roman Burki from distance.
"Neymar will move to Real Madrid" — Ulisses Costa
Zinedine Zidane has overseen a dismal season for Real Madrid so far, which has seen Los Blancos fall 19 points behind Barcelona . Now it embraces the star makers, the manager or head coach. 'This is life in big clubs, ' he said. "I like living here".
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Dzeko , 31, has also scored 12 times this season, including a stunning strike against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the 3-3 draw. Chances of a double success? Chelsea manager Antonio Conte blocked the proposed move after failing to sign a left-sided player.
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