Ronaldo's surprise was close to Messi

Ronaldo's surprise was close to Messi

Football fans hope to see Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi in one team's shirt, to enjoy their skill together, and this would be close to verification in 2009, if Florentino Perez, Real Madrid president, did not interfere.

Ronaldo joined Real Madrid in the summer of 2009, coming from Manchester United, in a record-time deal, amounting to 94 million euros, which enabled Florentino Perez to start his project in his second term as president of the Royal Club.

Ronaldo was close to Barcelona in 2009:

Cristiano Ronaldo could have joined Barcelona and played alongside Lionel Messi, but the Royal Club managed to persuade the Madeira missile by phone call.

Real Madrid refused to invest 100 million euros in Cristiano Ronaldo, and his officials thought at the time of the possibility of using this amount to include many Spanish talents, but after knowing that the Portuguese star is close to Barcelona, ​​they quickly changed their plans.

Ronaldo had agreed at the time with Manchester United coach Sir Alex Ferguson to leave, and Barcelona had prepared 105 million euros to sign him, but things did not go as his officials wanted.

 The scenario of Ronaldo moving to Barcelona and playing next to Lionel Messi, shook Real Madrid officials, as one of them said: “If Cristiano signs for them, we will not win any championship for 10 years.”

For this reason, Real Madrid officials decided at the time to back down from their position, and they ended the deal in their favor, as Peres personally contacted Ronaldo's business agent, and he managed to persuade him to join the Santiago Bernabeu instead of the Camp Nou.

An impressive message from Jorge Jesus to Al Hilal fans

The Portuguese coach, Jorge Jesus, Flamengo coach, sent a touching message to the fans of his former club Al-Hilal Saudi.

Jorge Jesus had coached Al Hilal during the period from June 2018 until January 2019 when he left Al-Azraq despite his leadership of the Saudi League.

Jesus coached Al Hilal in 26 games in various championships (he won 20 - drew 4 - lost two matches) and his players scored 66 goals and received 23 goals.

Jesus won, with Al Hilal, only the Saudi Super Cup for the year 2018 after beating Al-Ittihad with two goals for one goal.

Jesus thanks Al-Hilal fans and recalls his memories with them:

Jesus published through his official account on the social networking site "Instagram", during which he monitors his sport's history in Saudi Arabia.

Jesus commented on this video: “I have received many messages from Hilal fans and Arab friends who touched my heart and brought wonderful memories.”

Al Hilal fans had worried about their former coach Jesus after the club Flamengo announced that he was infected with the Coronavirus "Covid-19", after discovering a positive "unconfirmed" sample.