Simy Nwankwo Disappointed After Cristiano Ronaldo Did This To Him (See Why)
Super Eagles of Nigeria Striker Simy Nwankwo has expressed his displeasure over Cristiano Ronaldo’s rejection of his request on a Jersey swap.
The Nigerian international told the newsmen that he was disappointed after asking for the former Real Madrid star’s jersey, after their clash, but he preferred to hand it over to his compatriot Pedro Pereira.
The 28 years old is having a remarkable season with Crotone FC this season, and he has netted the total number of 19 goals in the Italian Serie A season, just 8 goals behind Cristiano Ronaldo who has netted 27 goals this season.
In a chat with newsmen which was quoted by Tribunal’s Mattia Capuzzello, Super Eagles star Simy Nwankwo said;
“After the game (weeks ago), I tried to exchange my jersey with Cristiano Ronaldo, but he declined my request, and gave it to Pedro Pereira who is his compatriot.”
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When he was asked about the other players he would like to swap jersey with, he said;
“I would like those of Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski.” He concluded.