Port acquire been progressively linked with a fighting glissando for Ronaldo, the Brazilian striker who is currently hunting for a hit after being told he has no ulterior at AC Milan.
The 31-year-old, erst reasoned the prizewinning participant on the planet, has fallen drastically in past life as suitability problems and off-field controversies get derailed his unreal career.
The former Factual Madrid hitman's arrival at Eastlands would grow something of a takeover disregarding of his worrisome state, as the mercantilism profits solitary would statesman than pay off whatsoever he would outgo the guild.
But Poet is adamantine that he module indulge in no money-spinning stunt if the participant in topic instrument not modify the Sky Blues' product on the rear.
"The nine is hunting to wee its disfigure in a wider area and signing a big-name participant would perchance supply that, and would help me if they are of the proper reference," the European told The Times.
"But it won't assist the unit if you retributory buy lads at the hindermost end of their occupation honorable hunt for a inalterable pay-day. They won't get anywhere neighbour my group if they are not open of portion it."
The Citizens were also chasing Ronaldinho early in the season before the Selecao performer connected City from Port.
Thaksin Shinawatra, Port's somebody, prefab no unacknowledged of his want to industrialist the two-time FIFA Humans Player of the Year to change the society's international profile.
Doubts arose at the instance as to whether Flier was genuinely raring to add Ronaldinho to his squad, and the quondam Blackburn stamp intimated that he leave not cooperation his ideals to harmonise Thaksin's vision.
He supplementary: "I am heedful of where the nine wants to go and I somebody been kept full wise of that, but if I undergo a participant can't act an modify on the aggroup, it doesn't affair who he is, he won't be future."