Cristiano Ronaldo Joins Juventus On A Four-Year Contract
Italian giants – Juventus have signed one of the best players in the world – Cristiano Ronaldo from Spanish side – Real Madrid in a deal that cost upwards of €100 million.
Juventus opted to sign the Portugal captain after he indicated that he was considering leaving Madrid after their Champions League final win in May.
On Tuesday, Juventus president Andrea Agnelli flew from Pisa to Greece to meet Ronaldo, who is on holiday in Kalamata, and his agent Jorge Mendes arrived from England later on to join them.
The contract that will see him pocket €30 million (£26.5m/$35m) per season and Madrid have since confirmed that they have allowed him to make the move to Turin in a transfer that will cost €100m (£88m/$117m) plus €12m (£10.5/$14m) in additional charges.
Juventus confirmed the news on Instagram, welcoming him to the club.