Cristiano Ronaldo joins Juventus from Real Madrid

Transfer news LIVE Xherdan Shaqiri Man Utd

GETTYTransfer news LIVE Xherdan Shaqiri may end up at Man Utd

It has been widely reported that a deal worth £105m has been agreed between Juventus and Madrid that will end Ronaldo's nine-year stay at the Bernabeu. Ronaldo will sign a four-year deal that includes a yearly salary of around €30m ($35 million), according to The Guardian.

In an open letter, Ronaldo thanked the Madrid club and its fans for "nine wonderful years." .

Outgoing Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo says that he has "enormous gratitude" for the club as he outlines his reasons for joining Juventus.

In April 2018, Ronaldo received an extremely warm reception in Turin when his overhead kick led Madrid to a 3-0 victory over Juventus in the Champions League. It also makes Juventus one of the favorites to win the Champions League next season.

In its statement, Real Madrid said they wanted to "thank a player who has shown that he is the best in the world and who has marked one of the most brilliant periods in the history of our club and world football".

"I thank Juve, because if after Manchester I continued to win and to run, it was thanks to Juve".

"I ask everyone, and especially our supporters, to please understand me".

Pres. Trump announces pick for Supreme Court nominee
In the case decided Monday that had to do with attorneys' fees, there would be no majority if Kavanaugh were to withdraw. Democratic senators running for re-election in states Trump carried in 2016 will face pressure to back his nominee.

In a letter posted on the Real website, the five-time Ballon d'Or victor said his time in the Spanish capital, during which he became their record goalscorer, had been one of the happiest in his life. In total, he won 16 titles, including four Champions Leagues, three of which came in consecutive seasons and four in the last five years.

Ronaldo's first game for Juventus could be against his former club.

Ronaldo is Real Madrid's top all-time goal scorer, with 451 goals since moving there in 2009.

"Beyond all the trophies and matches he won on the pitch during these nine years, Cristiano Ronaldo has also been a role model in commitment, hard work, responsibility, talent and a desire to always exceed himself", the club said. Ronaldo also won the Ballon d'Or four times with the Spanish club.

With Ronaldo's departure long rumored, there have been a number of names connected to Real.

Real Madrid will have a major task on their hands replacing their star man.

Ronaldo is now on vacation in Greece following Portugal's elimination from the World Cup.

Latest News