Football

.

Ronaldo ready to follow Scolari´s lead

Published Add your comment

Cristiano Ronaldo has claimed he will follow the example of his Portugal manager Luiz Felipe Scolari and seize a once in a lifetime opportunity.

Scolari will take over at Chelsea next month having decided midway through the country´s European Championship campaign he wanted to move back into club management, while Ronaldo - who has been the subject of long-standing interest from Real Madrid - said he cannot pass up a "great opportunity".

"It [moving to Real] is a dream, a step forward, you can call it what you want," Ronaldo said in The Times. "For me it is a great opportunity and, as Scolari says, that train passes by only once and we have to take advantage of it."

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2008, All Rights Reserved.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Championship
Chelsea
Premier League
Cristiano Ronaldo

Read more

back to top