UEFA reactions as Man Utd unveiled first Ronaldo shirt
Manchester United have published photos of Cristiano Ronaldo in the club’s new home shirt after his stunning return to the club.
The Red Devils confirmed the incredible move on Tuesday morning.
with the five-time Ballon d’Or winner signing a £385,000-per-week, two-year contract at Old Trafford with an option to play until he’s 39.
United have splashed out £12.9million on the 36-year-old with £6.9m to follow in add-ons.
Ronaldo departed United in 2009 in a then-world record £80m transfer to Real Madrid. He won two LaLiga titles and four Champions League crowns in Spain where his personal duel alongside Lionel Messi enraptured football fans across the globe.
And now the club have given fans the images they’ve been waiting for, with six photos released of the 36-year-old in the new United home shirt for the 2021-22 season.
However, the club did not confirm Ronaldo’s new number, though he is widely tipped to take Edinson Cavani’s ‘iconic’ No 7 jersey.
Ronaldo said: ‘Manchester United is a club that has always had a special place in my heart”
“and I have been overwhelmed by all the messages I have received since the announcement on Friday.”
‘I cannot wait to play at Old Trafford in front of a full stadium and see all the fans again.”
“I’m looking forward to joining up with the team after the international games, and I hope we have a very successful season ahead.”
Moreover, UEFA reacted, has the repost the photo of the Ronaldo with Manchester United shirt.
With thr headline “Return using emoji only”
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