#Breaking: Cristiano Ronaldo to join Juventus from Real Madrid
After weeks of speculations about Cristiano Ronaldo moving to Juventus from Real Madrid, the news has finally been confirmed by the Spanish giants. The former Manchester United man is set to join the Serie A champions in a deal worth £105 million. The two clubs decided on the move on Tuesday as Ronaldo is set to end a nine-year stay in Madrid.
Ronaldo leaves as Real's GOAT!
A host of trophies at the Bernabeu
Ronaldo won a host of trophies with Real which included 4 Champions League titles besides two La Liga honors. He also won 4 FIFA Club World Cups and the same number of UEFA Super Cup trophies. The player had joined Real from Manchester United in 2009 after in a £80 million deal. He scored 451 goals and is Real's record goal-scorer.
Club statement on CR7's move
The club's statement read: "For Real Madrid Cristiano Ronaldo will always be one of our great symbols." It also added that, Real Madrid want to express their gratitude to a player who proved to be the best in the world and who has marked one of the brightest times in the history of our club and world football. Real will always be Ronaldo's home.
Ronaldo is Juve's record signing
Ronaldo is set to be the record signing for Juventus. Earlier the Old Lady of Turin had paid £75.6 mn for Gonzalo Higuain. Ronaldo has eclipsed that by a mile. He is set to sign a 4-year deal.