Santos President Luis Alvaro Ribeiro has confirmed “Robinho wants to return to Brazil and we presented a written offer” to Milan.
The reports have been swirling round for months that the striker is looking for a January move to his former club.
“Robinho wants to return to Brazil and for him that means returning to Santos,” President Luis Alvaro Ribeiro told atribuna.com.
“We have presented a written offer, though there is a difference between what the player and the club are asking for.
“It is not an easy negotiation process, but we will know the outcome next week.”
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