Former CEO Marco Fassone has interviewed the Italian portal Sole24, This Tuesday, where he revealed that AC Milan's former president wanted Cristiano Ronaldo to go to AC Milan.
"Mr Li wanted Cristiano in San Siro because he believed he had a great force in the Chinese market. The player wanted to leave Madrid, and we met with Jorge Mendes manager in July 2017, to check the costs and The player's availability. I'm convinced that I can give up the dream: Ronaldo was a very expensive player, "said Fassone.
I remember that during the Chinese entrepreneur (which left this summer), the Rossoners had a negative result of 53 million euros, compared to previous. Despite the revenue increase of around EUR 40 million, the expenditure rose by 22.7%, ie totaling around EUR 354 million.