According to the British press, MU is said to be considering buying striker Wissam Ben Yedder after Ronaldo is making moves to bid farewell to the Old Trafford team. The Portuguese superstar, who has won the “Golden Ball” award 6 times, attracted attention last weekend when he revealed that he wanted to switch to a new team after a recent return to MU CR7, which was not on the list of players. The player returned to training before the “Red Devils” season earlier this week for family reasons.
MU is said to be considering buying striker Wissam Ben Yedder instead of Ronaldo
However, the 37-year-old striker was spotted at the training ground in his hometown of Lisbon, the city where his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez and his extended family are, after being allowed to take “indefinite” leave. With this development, MU was forced to consider finding reinforcements for the attack ready for Ronaldo’s farewell.
Sources from Media Foot Marseille believe that the “Red Devils” are interested in Ben Yedder along with Premier League rivals Wolves. The 31-year-old French striker has been with AS Monaco since he arrived from Sevilla in 2019.
The striker has scored 55 goals in the past two seasons with an impressive record of 73 goals in 124 appearances. Ben Yedder made his debut at Toulouse after joining their first team in 2010. His fine form saw him move to La Liga with Sevilla in 2016, scoring 38 goals in 91 matches in Spain’s top division. Nha before returning to France.
Ronaldo is not on the list of players returning to training before the season earlier this week of the “Red Devils”
Since the start of the 2010 season, Ben Yedder has had 164 goals and 50 assists in 347 games in his professional career. Meanwhile, Ronaldo has 384 goals in 391 appearances in the same period. Chelsea, PSG and Barcelona are all said to be racing to be ready to recruit CR7 if MU accepts to let this superstar leave.