Steaua President Gigi Becali took advantage of news in the press of Benfica’s alleged interest in Octavian Popescu to set a price for the player. The country’s media guarantee that the Reds have even spotted a 19-year-old Steaua Bucharest player, and former Cluj player Nuno Claro talked about the qualities of a footballer he considers “the most talented to play”. In Romania ”.
“If he’s left for another year or two, he’s a lost talent. That comes to mind Cristiano Ronaldo early in his career. Physically everything. It has to be worked on now. He’s a player with a great future ahead of him. He has to go to another championship where he can also develops his body. I have never seen a player like him in Romania, “he said Digi Sport.
However, Benfica’s alleged interest and Nuno Claro’s words got into the ears of Steaua President Gigi Becal, which ruled out the possibility of Popescu heading to Luz.
“There is no official proposal at the moment. I don’t think Benfica has the money to buy him. I think he also has something about Neymar and even Mess, he’s a genius. I sold Dennis Man for 11 million. I wanted 13 million from Chiriches and ended up selling it 7: “I will never be able to sell Octavian at its real value. I think it will be worth 100-150 million. But to sell it for half price, 50 million euros,” he said.
Octavian Popescu is a left-wing striker who has already won two matches for the Romanian national team. This season he has 33 matches in which he scored eight goals and also gave three assists.