Cristiano Ronaldo buys £1.3m villa beside Conor McGregor

Cristiano Ronaldo is set to splash out on a £1.3 million holiday villa near Conor McGregor’s home in Marbella, Spain.

The Juventus star will be living just a few doors away from the UFC fighter if he goes ahead with the purchase in the exclusive development The Heights, which is situated on the La Resina golf and country club estate in Marbella.

Cristiano Ronaldo

According to The Sun newspaper, Ronaldo is eyeing up a four-bedroom home among the properties on the estate “which boast views of the Mediterranean, LED driveways, private gyms, cinema rooms and infinity pools”.

Ronaldo’s purchase will bring his property empire total to £27million

The luxury enclave has been dubbed The Superstars Cul De Sac.Ronaldo’s purchase will bring his property empire total to £27million, as he also owns homes in Madrid and New York and a football-themed hotel in his hometown of Madeira, Portugal.

Conor, 31, and Cristiano, 34, first met at Jennifer Lopez’s birthday party in July 2016.