Sergio Busquets may very well be set for a clumsy reunion with Cristiano Ronaldo at Al-Nassr having insisted his rival Lionel Messi is the ‘finest on the planet’.
The Barcelona midfielder is about to depart the Camp Nou in the summertime when his contract expires.
It has beforehand been reported how the Saudi Arabian facet had been eyeing up a swoop for the 34-year-old.
And in response to Mundo Deportivo, Al-Nassr have provided the 2010 World Cup winner a two-year deal price a whopping £32million.
The Spanish information outlet provides that Busquets is now ready for a proposal from the Blaugrana as he weighs up a possible swap to the Center East.
However ought to he resolve to go for a brand new journey within the Gulf nation with Al-Nassr, he would hyperlink up with Ronaldo.
Busquets and Ronaldo loved many battles towards one another in the course of the Portugal worldwide’s spell in LaLiga with Actual Madrid.
And you’ll ensure that Ronaldo would have taken discover to Busquets’ lavish reward of Messi in 2018 the place he insisted that his ex-teammate is in a league of his personal.
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The Barca skipper was speaking after Messi was omitted from the Best FIFA Men’s Player Award, where Ronaldo was nominated alongside eventual winner Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah.
He told a news conference: “The best in the world now and for many years is Messi, who is the greatest and will continue to be until he retires.
“Modric is spectacular, but Messi has no comparison with Luka or anyone.”
Since his claims, Messi guided Argentina to World Cup glory in Qatar, while also winning the Ballon d’Or for a sixth and seventh time.
Busquets is presently sidelined via harm after selecting up a knock within the current 3-0 win over Sevilla.
He’s now set to overlook the Europa League knockout tie towards Manchester United later this month.
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- Barcelona star Sergio Busquets may hyperlink up with Cristiano Ronaldo at Al-Nassr in £16million-a-year deal having beforehand described his rival Lionel Messi because the ‘finest on the planet’
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