“First, I Wanted To Bring Messi” - Al Nassr Manager Rudi Garcia Reveals

“First, I Wanted To Bring Messi” - Al Nassr Manager Rudi Garcia Reveals

Cristiano Ronaldo has joined ySaudi Arabia-based club Al Nassr in a staggering $200 million move after his unceremonious Manchester United exit. The Portuguese forward will soon be unveiled at a mega event hosted by the club for fans to welcome their biggest-ever signing.

However, Ronaldo's new coach Rudi Garcia has jokingly claimed that he wanted to bring Argentina's World Cup-winning skipper Lionel Messi before the 37-year-old Portugal international, as per MARCA.

Speaking to the press ahead of Ronaldo's unveiling ceremony at Mrsool Park, the Spanish tactician said:

"First I wanted to bring Messi from Doha.''

Fans of the Saudi-based club are buzzing with the signing of one of the greatest players of all time, making them flock to the official stores for his number 7 jersey and get tickets for his unveiling ceremony at the club's home ground.

Al Nassr want Cristiano Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos and Luka Modric together

The Saudi-based club have reportedly made offers to many big players after successfully signing the five-time Ballon d'Or winner. Ronaldo's former teammates at Real Madrid, Sergio Ramos and Luka Modric, have been approached by the club as well. They have been offered huge contracts.

Cristiano Ronaldo is expected to make his debut for Al Nassr against Al Tai

Cristiano Ronaldo is set to make his debut for Al Nassr on January 5, when they take on Al Tai in the Saudi Professional League, as per journalist Gianluca Di Marzio.

This will mark the start of a new chapter in Ronaldo's storied career, as he moves to Asia after spending all of his career in Europe.

Source: Sportskeeda 
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