Joan Laporta was one of the presidents ms successful that had the Barcelona throughout its history. However, l also hangs the medal have had the chance to sign Cristiano Ronaldo, but bet on the growth of Leo Messi.
In 2016, during a press conference, the manager revealed that l could have hired Cristiano Ronaldo when newly started, and for the impressive sum of 17 million euros, something that for that little it was crazy.
“Habamos signed Ronaldinho, Mrquez and Quaresma. Then he was at Sporting Lisbon, before joining Manchester. Hablbamos with your agent that want to sell us to the Deco. We said we can’t because we can’t stretch ms the arm sleeve, but she said she had another very good guy. He was a Christian”, I started narrating Laporta.
To close, Laporta record: “I had agreed for 19 millions with the United, but we are the ofreca by 17. It was not made because tenamos organized the season and opt for what tenamos, but I imagine…”.
What is certain is that CR7 was over going to the United and then transoform the archenemy of Barcelona.