Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo was keeping his cool yesterday at the tennis in the Madrid Open.

The Portuguese superstar was with his girlfriend Irina Shayak at the Madrid Open to watch Rafael Nadal beat David Ferrer 4-6, 7-6 (3), 6-0.

United chief executive David Gill has been in Madrid to meet Jorge Mendes, the Portuguese super-agent who represents the megastar.

Sources on Wednesday night insisted the Barclays Premier League champions were confident of securing the return of the player they sold to Real Madrid for a world record £80million in 2009.