Manchester United have actually validated they have actually concurred an offer to sign Cristiano Ronaldo from Juventus.
Ronaldo’s representative Jorge Mendes provided the previous Red Devils forward to Man City after they lost out leading target Harry Kane, however City left of the race on Friday.
That enabled United to try to bring the 36-year-old back to Old Trafford, where he starred in between 2003 and 2009. It is comprehended the offer which has actually been concurred is for a preliminary ₤ 13 million (EUR15m/$ 18m with add-ons of approximately ₤ 7m (EUR8m/$ 9m.
What was stated?
In a declaration on their club site, United stated: “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 actually up until now won over 30 significant prizes throughout his profession, consisting of 5 UEFA Champions League titles, 4 FIFA Club World Cups, 7 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.”
Guardiola and Solskjaer weigh in on Ronaldo In an interview on Friday, Pep Guardiola recommended City’s team will stay the exact same regardless of stopping working to change Sergio Aguero who left for Barcelona at the end of last season.
“The position right now this is my feeling that I am more delighted with the squad I have and we will say the same,” stated Guardiola.
“I am incredibly happy with the squad I have more than satisfied. We are the same squad except one player leaves Sergio and we have Jack [Grealish].”
United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, previously on Friday, declined to dismiss an offer.
“I don’t want to speculate too much. Cristiano is a legend of this club, he is the greatest player of all time,” said Solskjaer.
“He’s such a tremendous human being so let’s see what happens with him; everyone who’s played with him will have a soft spot for him.”
When pressed on whether United would be making a relocation for Ronaldo, he responded: “I didn’t think Cristiano would turn out leaving Juventus and it’s been speculation the last few days.
“We have actually constantly had great interaction. I understand Bruno [Fernandes] has actually been speaking with him also and he understands what we feel about him and If he was ever going to move far from Juventus he understands we’re here.”