Sergio Busquets could be set for an uncomfortable reunion with Cristiano Ronaldo at Al-Nassr having insisted his rival Lionel Messi is the ‘best in the world’.
The Barcelona midfielder is established to depart the Camp Nou in the summer season when his agreement expires.
It has earlier been reported how the Saudi Arabian facet have been eyeing up a swoop for the 34-yr-previous.
And in accordance to Mundo Deportivo, Al-Nassr have presented the 2010 Environment Cup winner a two-yr deal worth a whopping £32million.
The Spanish news outlet adds that Busquets is now waiting for an present from the Blaugrana as he weighs up a probable switch to the Middle East.
But should really he come to a decision to choose for a new adventure in the Gulf nation with Al-Nassr, he would link up with Ronaldo.
Busquets and Ronaldo appreciated a lot of battles against every other throughout the Portugal international’s spell in LaLiga with Real Madrid.
And you can be absolutely sure that Ronaldo would have taken notice to Busquets’ lavish praise of Messi in 2018 where by he insisted that his ex-teammate is in a league of his very own.
The Barca skipper was speaking right after Messi was omitted from the Most effective FIFA Men’s Player Award, exactly where Ronaldo was nominated along with eventual winner Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah.
He told a information convention: “The best in the globe now and for several several years is Messi, who is the greatest and will proceed to be until he retires.
“Modric is spectacular, but Messi has no comparison with Luka or any one.”
Given that his statements, Messi guided Argentina to World Cup glory in Qatar, although also winning the Ballon d’Or for a sixth and seventh time.
Busquets is presently sidelined through injuries just after picking up a knock in the current 3- win around Sevilla.
He is now established to overlook the Europa League knockout tie towards Manchester United later this thirty day period.
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