Real Madrid president interested in Boyong Messi
The charm of Barcelona striker, Lionel Messi, amaze many parties, including Real Madrid president Florentino Perez. If there is a chance, Perez wants to bring Messi to the Santiago Bernabeu.
Together with Real Madrid’s goal machine, Cristiano Ronaldo, Messi is the best player in the world today. What he has done for years with Barcelona is proof of how great the Argentine-born player is.
Perez also claimed regret not bring Messi when he was asked as president of the first period in 2000. Messi himself arrived in Barcelona in 2001. According to Perez, if he is aware there are talented players like Messi, he will not waste the opportunity to recruit him.
“If Messi is in my first period, I will definitely go after him, he is Zinedine Zidane,” said Perez, who was re-elected as President of Madrid in 2009, according to Soccerway.
Since melakoni debut with the main team in 2004, Messi has appeared in 587 matches. In that period, he was able to scored 513 goals and 231 assists. And during the reinforced Messi, Blaugrana enjoy 30 prestigious titles.
The details are eight Spanish League titles, five Copa del Rey, seven European Super Cups, four Champions League, three European Super Cups, and three Club World Cups. He has also been crowned five times as a Ballon d’Or winner.
“In my first period it was possible but now he is a Barcelona player, he’s been there since childhood, it will be very difficult (to sign him),” said Perez.