Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly declined a $235.7 million (€200mn) offer from a Chinese football club. The Portuguese captain and star striker Ronaldo has made up his mind to join Juventus.
CR7 is keen to win a Champions League title with a third different club. The club wants the 33-year-old icon to spearhead their Champions League campaign.
Reports confirm that Ronaldo has agreed to join Juventus for € 30 million-a-year while the Serie A club is ready to offer € 100 million for his move from Real Madrid.
According to Tuttosport, Ronaldo had a € 200 million offer from a Chinese club for the next two seasons. But Ronaldo remains determined to join Juventus for four years.
Juventus is considering to sell Gonzalo Higuain and Daniele Rugani to Chelsea to raise funds for the Ronaldo deal. Clubs long-time sponsors, Italian automobile brand Fiat too is reported to be helping the club to meet the big Ronaldo bill.
Even as a formal announcement is awaited, Juventus fans have started wearing Ronaldo T-shirts.
Meanwhile, the football pundits believe the Ronaldo-Juventus deal will not just benefit the club but also revive the Italian football.