Inter Milan defender Walter
Samuel feels the club does not require the services of his former Real Madrid
The Brazilian striker has been linked with a move away from the Bernabeu, and a
return to the Nerazzurri has been mooted by the media.
But Argentine centre-half Samuel (pictured) says the players Inter already have
deserve more attention than those rumoured to be arriving.
"I prefer not to talk about players who aren’t here, above all out of respect
for my current colleagues," he told Channel 4's Football Italia.
"Ronaldo is certainly a very talented forward, but there are many others here
who can fulfil that role. I don’t think this is the right time to be discussing
someone who isn’t part of the team."
The former Real Madrid man added his own move from Real to Inter had been a
"Coming to Inter was a gamble that I won, as coming to such an important side
helped me rediscover my form and get back my place in the Argentina squad," he
"My family also benefited from the move, as they had suffered a little in Madrid
and felt the effects when I was criticised in the press."