Despite performing exceptionally well together in the latter half of the 2016/17 season as Real Madrid won La Liga and the Champions League, attacking stars Isco and
That competition allegedly developed into bad blood between the two according to Diario Gol, who even claim that Isco still holds a grudge over how he was treated as a newcomer.
The report argues that Gareth Bale received similar treatment when he arrived two months later from Tottenham, and, despite shinning on the left wing in the Premier League, he too was shunted to the opposite side as per Ronaldo's wishes.
Whether the claims are true or not, Isco has clearly persevered and with Ballon d'Or holder Ronaldo more recently moving to centre of the attack (or being periodically rested like at the end of last season), the Spaniard has been allowed to flourish in his favoured role.
The report adds that Isco is well liked among the Real squad and he has also become a leader for some of the younger Spanish players with