Turin. One of the best footballers in the world, Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he wants to leave Italy’s top club Juventus. “Cristiano told me he no longer plans to play for Juventus,” Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri said on Friday.
Allegri said that Ronaldo will not play in the Serie A (Italian Football League) match against Empoli because of this. Manchester City is considering buying this star forward from Portugal. Media reports also claim that the contract between Ronaldo and Manchester City is in the final stage.
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Ronaldo can sign a contract with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium. ESPN reported this information in a report citing sources.
Exclusive Cristiano Ronaldo spotted boarding a private plane at Turin airport… but where to land?
— Sky Sports News (@SkySportsNews) August 27, 2021
According to the report, sources said that City team boss Pep Guardiola spoke to Ronaldo on the phone on Thursday morning before leaving the Juventus club. Sky Sports also shared a video, which shows Ronaldo boarding a private plane at Turin airport.
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First Published: August 27, 2021, 18:29 IST