The agent of Ronaldo has revealed AC Milan are set to hand his injured client a new contract.

"Ronaldo is a warrior who has fought and won so many battles in his lifetime," said Fabiano Farah. "He is the type of person who goes all the way in his challenges and I think he is ready for this latest fight.

"Every indication suggests the Rossoneri are interested in renewing his contract and Vice-President Adriano Galliani has already expressed this intention.

"Ronaldo wants to get back to playing football, but his primary objective right now is to be healthy and go through a successful rehabilitation process."