Flamengo trust they can prise Robinho away from Milan with the aid of “fans ready to aid the club financially.”
The forward is blocking their entire transfer strategy, as negotiations with MLS side Orlando City and Brazilians Santos have faltered.
The pretenders are struggling to match Milan’s asking price and Robinho’s wage demands, but neither party wants him to remain at San Siro.
Now Flamengo director of marketing Luiz Eduardo Baptista has told Falando de Flamengo their next step.
“We are convinced that we can find support from some fans who have always said they were ready to aid the club financially, should the opportunity arise.
“At this moment the opportunity has indeed presented itself. Now it depends on what Plinio Serpa Pinto and Jorge Rodrigues decide to do.”
These are two owners of companies that could help sponsor the Robinho transfer.
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