“He’s one of the best in the world and with what he’s done and his experience, he’ll help us a lot”.
Pele made a similar decision in 1975 when he signed with the Cosmos, where he played out the rest of his career.
The 33-year-old emerged from the club’s medical centre to sign autographs and shake hands amid raucous chants of his name before shooting back inside for further tests. Manchester [United] did not want to sell him and it was very hard. It’s now time to say good-bye.I swear to you that I never imagined this day would come, but nothing in life lasts forever and I hope you get to be very happy in your new adventure.
Cristiano Ronaldo, the five-time Ballon d’Or victor, has signed a four-year deal with Italian giants Juventus.
Ronaldo too wrote a long post while quitting the club.
He leaves as Los Blancos’ all-time top scorer and a four-time Champions League victor with the team he joined in 2009. I’m here because it’s a brand new challenge for my career. “Juventus have given be an excellent opportunity and I’m really grateful for this”. I will try to show Italy that I’m still a top player.
“I don’t see players as rivals”, he added.
“They’re probably the best two players to ever play the game and I just think Messi is, in my eyes, the greatest ever”.
Italian champions Juventus have agreed to pay Real Madrid 100 million euros ($117 million) for Cristiano Ronaldo.
Juventus’ Daniele Rugani and Juan Cuadrado in action against Bologna.
He continued: “I want to leave a mark in the history of Juve. I’m confident about my football and my teammates and I’m sure everything will go well”.
“It gives me so much momentum for the future”.
Their story though may be coming to an end following the Portuguese’s move to Juventus and time has caught up with them both as they’re above 30 years of age.