Official: Cristiano Ronaldo signs for Manchester United on a two-year deal

Manchester United has officially re-signed their legend the Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo on a two-year contract until 2023. After 12 years, Ronaldo has returned to his former club.

Manchester United has announced the signing of Cristiano Ronaldo from Juventus on a two-year deal along with the option to extend for a further year. The Portuguese forward has signed a contract with his former club until 2023. Manchester United made an announcement on Friday about the agreement reached with his former Serie A club Juventus. After Ronaldo’s medical over the weekend, United has made their new signing official on their website.


“Manchester United is delighted to confirm the signing of Cristiano Ronaldo on a two-year contract with the option to extend for a further year, subject to international clearance,” Manchester United official website stated.

The 36-year-old forward hasn’t yet arrived in England for his photoshoot in new jersey, as he is in his hometown Lisbon for international duty. Before joining the team as per the UK guidelines, the Portuguese star will have to mandatorily quarantine himself for some days. However, it is expected that he will arrive in Manchester after this international break and can be featured in United’s next Premier League game which is against Newcastle United on September 11, Saturday at Old Trafford (Manchester United’s Home Stadium). Ronaldo himself is very delighted and he said he can’t wait to play at Old Trafford and even the fans can’t wait to see him in United’s shirt. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (Man United Manager) is looking forward to having him in his team. In the weekend after the United’s match against Wolverhampton Wanderers, he said in an interview to MUTV that the team has signed Ronaldo has not joined the team for sitting on the bench, he will be an important first-team player.