‘Don’t go to Ronaldo!’… Ancelotti warns Real Ballon d’Or duo
Real Madrid (Spain) coach Ancelotti revealed his uncomfortable feelings about the transfer rumors of his players to Al Nasr (Saudi Arabia).
British Express introduced the contents 안전놀이터 of an interview with coach Ancelotti on the 2nd (Korean time), saying, “Ronaldo’s hopes of reuniting with Real Madrid’s Modric and Benzema at Al Nasr have been dashed.”
“I don’t think Benzema and Modric will visit my office. I don’t think they will need my advice,” Ancelotti said of Modric and Benzema, who have recently been in the spotlight due to Al Nasr transfer rumors. He is a legend and should retire here.”
Modric and Benzema have recently been interested in Al Nasr transfer rumors. Al Nasr is also said to be considering offering Modric an annual salary of 40 million euros (approximately 53.9 billion won).
Modric and Benzema have been playing in their prime at Real Madrid. Modric won the Ballon d’Or in 2018 and Benzema won the Ballon d’Or last year. Except for Messi and Ronaldo, only Modric and Benzema have won the Ballon d’Or in the last 10 years.
After joining Al Nasr last month, Ronaldo played in two matches for Al Nasr but failed to score a goal. In particular, after Al Nasr suffered a complete defeat in the 2022-23 season Saudi Arabia Super Cup semifinal against Al Ittihad held on the 23rd, criticism of Ronaldo began to emerge in Saudi Arabia.