No one saw it coming but it is official now, Cristiano Ronaldo is all set for a second spell at Manchester United after leaving the club for more than a decade.
The past days have been filled with twists and turns over the future of Ronaldo with initial reports first suggesting he would be staying on with Juventus and then linked with a sensational move to Manchester City.
However, the uncertainties are now over with the official statement released by United on Friday.
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Manchester United is delighted to confirm that the club has reached an agreement with Juventus for the transfer of Cristiano Ronaldo, subject to agreement of personal terms, visa and medical.
Cristiano, a five-time Ballon d’Or winner, has so far won over 30 major trophies during his career, including five UEFA Champions League titles, four FIFA Club World Cups, seven league titles in England, Spain and Italy, and the European Championship for his native Portugal.In his first spell for Manchester United, he scored 118 goals in 292 games.
Everyone at the club looks forward to welcoming Cristiano back to Manchester.