(Rome) Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Old Trafford, where his legend was born. Manchester United officially signed for EST on Friday afternoon.
The Portuguese wore the “Red Devils” jersey between 2003 and 2009.
“Manchester United are pleased to have signed a contract with club Juventus for the transfer of Cristiano Ronaldo.
According to Turin coach Massimiliano Allegri, Ronaldo told Juventus on Friday that he “does not want to play anymore” with the Bianconero club.
“We have to thank Ronaldo for what he did, including as an example to the youth. But we must move forward,” the technician told a news conference.
Cristiano Ronaldo, 36, arrived in Piedmont from Real Madrid in 2018 and has signed another year with Juventus.
“Cristiano has made his choice. Things will go on in life. Zhuve remains, this is the most important thing. He provided his support for three years and now life is moving forward,” the coach continued.
On Friday morning, the five-time Golden Ball, last season’s Serie A top scorer (29 goals), was not satisfied with the express visit to the club’s sports center and did not attend training.