Cristiano Ronaldo wil retire at Juventus, says player's agent Jorge Mendes

Jul 12, 2018, 20:23 IST | IANS

Ronaldo won four Champions Leagues, two La Liga titles and two Copa del Reys during his time at the Bernabeu. Mendes also heaped praise on Juventus board for making the deal happen

Cristiano Ronaldo wil retire at Juventus, says player's agent Jorge Mendes
Cristiano Ronaldo/AFP

Cristiano Ronaldo's agent Jorge Mendes has revealed that the Portugal superstar will retire at Juventus, the club he just joined from Real Madrid. "I'm very happy for Cristiano," Mendes told Sport. "Juventus will be his last club and I'm glad he has made this decision. With this team he'll close out his marvellous career."

Ronaldo left Real after spending nine years with them. The five-time Ballon d'Or winner joined Italian champions Juventus on a four-year deal. Ronaldo has been Real's all-time top scorer, with an extraordinary 451 goals in 438 games. Ronaldo won four Champions Leagues, two La Liga titles and two Copa del Reys during his time at the Bernabeu. Mendes also heaped praise on Juventus board for making the deal happen.

"I thank (Juventus president) Andrea Agnelli in particular for his determination and his willingness to negotiate with Real Madrid. "And I also thank [Juventus general manager] Beppe Marotta for his professionalism." Ronaldo will officially be presented as a Juventus player on Monday.

Also Read: Brazil Legend Pele Congratulates Cristiano Ronaldo On Move To Juventus

Catch up on all the latest sports news and updates here. Also download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get latest updates

This story has been sourced from a third party syndicated feed, agencies. Except for the change in headline, the story has been provided "AS-IS," "AS AVAILABLE, without any verification or editing from our side. Mid-day accepts no responsibility or liability for its dependability, trustworthiness, reliability and data of the text. Mid-day management/mid-day.com reserves the sole right to alter, delete or remove (without notice) the content in its absolute discretion for any reason whatsoever

DISCLAIMER: mid-day and its affiliates shall have no liability for any views, thoughts and comments expressed on this article.

Serena Williams' journey from super champ to super mom

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK