Pele's Message For Ronaldo
Brazil Legend Pele's Message For Cristiano Ronaldo
Brazil legend Pele had a special message for Portugal superstar Cristiano Ronaldo, who officially ended his nine-year stay with Spanish giants Real Madrid on Tuesday.
The former Manchester United winger has agreed a four-year deal with Serie A champions Juventus, in a deal that will see them pay a reported €105 million (R1.65 billion) for the 33-year-old frontman.
In a social media post, Pele wished Ronaldo all the best for the new chapter in his career, saying he understood the decision that was made as he did similar in his career.
"Congratulations, Cristiano," the Brazil icon wrote on Twitter.
"It was hard to join another side after so long at Santos, but it was the right move.
"Champions never tire of new challenges."
Ronaldo made 438 appearances for the Madrid club, scoring 450 goals and assisting a further 131 strikes.
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