In a statement on his website, Ronaldo said he wanted to leave Manchester United because he felt he had “unfinished business” in Italy.
Cristiano Ronaldo has left Manchester United to join Juventus. The five-time Ballon d’Or winner signed a four-year deal with the Serie A champions and will be presented in Turin on Monday. Here’s why Ronaldo decided to leave the Premier League and move back to Italy.
Why did Cristiano Ronaldo leave Man Utd?
Ronaldo joined Manchester United from Sporting Lisbon for £12.24 million in 2003 and spent six years at Old Trafford, winning three Premier League titles, one FA Cup, two League Cups and one Champions League trophy during that time. The Portuguese star scored 118 goals in 292 games for the Red Devils before leaving for Real Madrid in 2009.