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Eriksson: Sooner or later Ronaldo, Messi and Rooney will come to China

Shanghai SIPG manager Sven-Goran Eriksson believes that Chinese Super League will attract such names as Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Wayne Rooney from Real Madrid, Barcelona and Manchester United respectively.

“Sooner or later, we are going to see names like Ronaldo, Messi and Rooney in this league – players on this level,” the former Manchester City and England boss said.

Recently they have signed such players as Jackson Martinez, Ramires, Alex Teixeira Gervinho and Fredy Guarin.