Roberto Martinez was quick to start his new chapter as Portugal manager. Just over a month after leaving the Red Devils, Martinez has already traveled to Saudi Arabia to meet in person with Cristiano Ronaldo, as reported by our colleagues from Het Laatste Nieuws.
The management of the fivefold Ballon d’Or is a very important file for Roberto Martinez as the new coach of Portugal. After losing his starting spot in Fernando Santos’ eleven at the last World Cup, many questions arise about the future of the Portuguese star in the selection. Especially since he signed for Al-Nassr, Saudi Arabia, at almost 38 years old.
If no information has filtered concerning the discussion between Martinez and Ronaldo, the former coach of the Red Devils had declared that the Portuguese was an important player of the selection during his presentation press conference.