December 3, 2022

Cristiano Ronaldo’s transfer to Saudi Arabia was thwarted by a switch ban on Al-Hilal, based on claims made by the membership’s president.

The Portuguese was closely linked with a transfer away from Manchester United following their failure to qualify for this season’s Champions League.

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Ronaldo appeared set for a transfer away from Previous Trafford however nothing ever materialised

The likes of Chelsea and Atletico Madrid have been in competition to signal him, whereas a extremely profitable transfer to Saudi Arabia was additionally understood to be on the desk.

And Al-Hilal president Farhad ben Nafel confirmed the membership’s curiosity in Ronaldo was real.

Ben Nafel, who sanctioned a two-year contract price £2million-a-week and £210m in complete, plus a £25m switch charge, additionally claimed the 37-year-old was proud of the deal ‘in precept.’

He informed the Thamanya YouTube channel, as quoted by the Every day Mail: “Sure, we negotiated with Ronaldo. The issue was not within the cash or the precept.

“Al-Hilal is ready to herald the celebs of the world, however it was within the choice of the Sports activities Arbitration Centre that prevented us from registering the gamers.

“We didn’t cease negotiating with the gamers regardless of the choice to ban, however we have been delaying coming into the ultimate stage of the negotiations till the ban was lifted.”


Plenty connected with football in Saudi Arabia have made it clear they’d love to see Ronaldo join their league

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Lots related with soccer in Saudi Arabia have made it clear they’d like to see Ronaldo be part of their league

Al-Hilal got a switch ban in Might after their midfielder Mohamed Kanno modified his thoughts on a transfer to Al-Nassr on the final minute with an settlement already made by each golf equipment.

The Saudi outfit are managed by Ramon Diaz and have the likes of former West Brom midfielder Matheus Pereira, ex-Atletico Madrid ahead Luciano Vietto and Odion Ighalo, who was on mortgage at Man United for a yr.

Ronaldo has scored only one objective up to now this season, a penalty towards Moldovan aspect Sheriff Tiraspol within the Europa League, with Erik ten Hag beginning him for only one Premier League match this time period.

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