Cristiano Ronaldo is returning to Manchester United, the Red Devils have officially announced. The Portuguese was part of the team in the period 2003-2009, before joining Real Madrid.
The Portuguese's contract is until 2023, and according to unofficial information he will receive about 28 million euros a year.
"Welcome home, Cristiano," wrote Man United.
"Manchester United are happy to confirm that the club has reached an agreement with Juventus for the transfer of Cristiano Ronaldo, with an agreement on personal conditions, issuance of a visa and medical examinations. Cristiano, a five-time Ballon d'Or winner, has won more than 30 major trophies in his career so far, including five Champions League and four Club World Cup titles, seven English, Spanish and Italian titles, and a European Championship with his home country. Portugal. In his first stay at Manchester United, he scored 118 goals in 292 games. Everyone at the club is looking forward to Cristiano's welcome in Manchester, "reads the official announcement on the club website of Man United.
Earlier today, Cristiano said goodbye to his former teammates at Juventus and flew to Lisbon on his private plane. Until recently, Manchester City was the favorite for his signature, but in the end the superstar decided to return to Old Trafford.