Manchester United Football Club has sacked its player, Cristiano Ronaldo. His sack comes after a mutual agreement reached according to the club.
This was made known to the public by Manchester United via its verified Twitter Account.
The tweet reads;
“Cristiano Ronaldo is to leave Manchester United by mutual agreement, with immediate effect.
“The club thanks him for his immense contribution across two spells at Old Trafford.
Cristiano Ronaldo is a professional soccer player who has set numerous records while representing Manchester United, Real Madrid, and Juventus, as well as the Portuguese national team.
Who is Cristiano Ronaldo?
Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro is a soccer superstar from Portugal. Manchester United paid £12 million (over $14 million US dollars) to sign him in 2003, when he was only 16 years old, a record fee for a player his age.
Ronaldo scored three goals in the 2004 FA Cup final to help Manchester United win the title. In 2008, he set a franchise record for goals scored before being paid a record $131 million by Real Madrid the following year.
Among his many achievements, he has received a record-tying five Ballon d’Or awards for player of the year, and he led Portugal to an emotional victory in the 2016 European Championship. Ronaldo began a new chapter in his career in July 2018 when he signed with Italian Serie A club Juventus.