FIFA president Blatter defends £80m Ronaldo fee
June 13, 2009
By Soccernet staff
Speaking in South Africa ahead of the Confederations Cup, which is set to kick off on Sunday, the football supremo dismissed any fears over the Spanish giants' £80m bid for the Manchester United midfielder, insisting that it proved the game's ever-improving popularity.
"We are in a very sensitive market nowadays, because there is an economic crisis," ...