By Obaloluwa Joshua, LAGOS
Odion Ighalo would like to see Portugal captain, Cristiano Ronaldo move to Saudi Arabia, reports Prompt News.
Ronaldo is now a free agent after his contract with Manchester United was terminated last month.
Saudi Arabia Professional League club, Al Nassr are reportedly interested in the former Real Madrid player.
Al Nassr, according to reports are ready to make the 37-year-old the highest paid footballer in the world.
Ighalo, who also once had stint with Manchester United is a key player for another Saudi Arabia club, Al Hilal.
The 33-year-old ants Ronaldo to move to the Middle East because his presence would add a lot to the league.
“Cristiano Ronaldo is hugely ambitious, and I think he will want to play in a Champions League team and end his career well, but you never can say,” Ighalo told The Athletic.
“He has the decision to make. I wish him all the best in that decision, and hopefully, he does come to Saudi Arabia.
“I would love for him to come to Saudi because he would boost the league and add more fanbase to the league.
“People who aren’t already watching will start to engage with the league and see something they are missing.”
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