Cristiano Ronaldo makes Manchester United return, club ready to welcome him back
Manchester: Portuguese football icon Cristiano Ronaldo will soon join British club Manchester United, the club confirmed on Friday.
"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," ManU said in a statement.
Before leaving for Real Madrid in 2009, Ronaldo, in his first stint for Manchester United, had scored 118 goals in 292 games.
"Cristiano, a five-time Ballon d’Or winner, has so far won over 30 major trophies during his career, including five UEFA Champions League titles, four FIFA Club World Cups, seven league titles in England, Spain and Italy, and the European Championship for his native Portugal," the club said in the statement.
"Everyone at the club looks forward to welcoming Cristiano back to Manchester," read the statement further.