As the transfer window nears its end, Cristiano Ronaldo promises to be one of the biggest stories. As the days go by more and more clubs get linked with a move for the Portuguese legend.
In starcoded latest Daily Briefing we detailed comments from Napoli manager Luciano Spalletti on a potential move for the Manchester United forward. Spalletti stated: “I’d love to work with Cristiano Ronaldo, of course – but there are no talks. De Laurentiis [Napoli president] told me that he has not received anything.
“I think it’s difficult [Ronaldo-Victor Osimhen swap deal] but you should ask our director, Giu
Osimhen, who Napoli reportedly value at £102 million, has won over football fans worldwide, with one journalist calling him “unbelievable”, but it would be a challenge for such a big transfer to be completed so late in the window
The 37-year-old has attracted quite a number of suitors thanks to his play on the field. Despite nearing 40 he is still capable of elite quality football, and more importantly, knows how to find the net. In the 2021/22 season, the Portugal international was the Red Devils’ leading scorer, doubling the output of his closest competitor.