Marseille’s sporting coordinator, Basile Boli, revealed they had held talks with Cristiano Ronaldo in the summer. The Portuguese is now a free agent. Having parted ways with Manchester United following a long-running issue in pre-season.
The 37-year-old has just completed his World Cup duty with France and is in the process of looking for a new club. It is unclear where his next destination is
Ronaldo has been linked with a move since the summer. With Boly revealing the forward has also held talks with Marseille. “
“He is a talented player, even if he is a bit old, I think that in the French championship he still has something to give.
“We saw that, for Messi, it didn’t work out in the first year and then in the second year he proved he was number one.”
The 37-year-old forward struggled under Erik ten Hag with only four starts in the Premier League and only managed three goals across his 16 appearances in all competitions.
It was certainly a far cry from his form last season when he scored 24 goals in all competitions, which included 18 in the league
Cristiano Ronaldo was negotiating with the Olympics, I think he should come,” he told UFABET Sport .
“He is a very talented player. Even if it’s a bit too old I think he can still do anything in the French league. We’ve seen it from Messi, it might not work in the first year. But then he proved to be No. 1 in the second year. After the news that Many clubs turned down the chance to sign the player.