Football fans all over the world are currently discussing one topic: Cristiano Ronaldo leaving Real Madrid for Juventus. According to The Guardian, Ronaldo is joining Juventus after the Italian club agreed on a €100m (£88.3m) fee with Real Madrid.
For some, it comes as a huge shock and disappointment, and for others, it’s a cause of celebration. Talking about the transfer, here’s what Ronaldo has reportedly said:
“The time has come to open a new stage in my life, that’s why I asked the club to accept transferring me.”
Juventus’ official Twitter account even tweeted this – which I mean, looks pretty cool.
— JuventusFC (@juventusfc) July 10, 2018
Obviously, the news has got fans all over the world feeling a bevy of emotions. While some people are taking to social media to complain or express disappointment, others are making memes. And some people are just sorta sitting by the sidelines, watching the drama unfold.
Bahir ke fans are reacting a certain way – where some claim they’ll ditch Real Madrid just to follow Ronaldo.
If you think that I will leave Real Madrid and follow Ronaldo to Juventus then you are absolutely correct pic.twitter.com/2YoWSE4HhL
— Youngest_old_man (@ManboEmpire) July 10, 2018
— Proxcey (@Proxcey) July 10, 2018
Others are coping through memes.
When you leave Juventus and Ronaldo joins 2 months later… pic.twitter.com/IgWBG6XUrE
— Ćurious Shafiyań ⓭ (@ImShafiyanCR7) July 10, 2018
— Sir Ravindra Jadeja (@SirJadejaaaa) July 10, 2018
Par humare Pakistani dost bhi peeche nahi. Obviously, fans back home have a lot of feelings about this too. And so, they’re tweeting away.
Memes, of course, are universal.
— Haris Fasih Nasir 🇵🇰 (@HarisFasih) July 6, 2018
Jbtw, I swear I saw this meme somewhere else too, see:
— 9GAG (@9GAG) July 10, 2018
Great minds think alike?
Others think desi Twitter will finally know more about Juventus.
Cristiano Ronaldo now becomes the 2nd person to introduce Juventus to Desi Twitter, first one will always be @azkhawaja1
— Shoaib (@ShoaibNiazi6) July 10, 2018
Some people are wishing him luck.
So its official
Cristiano Ronaldo has signed for Juventus
best of luck my friend
— Rohail Zaheer (@RohailZaheer) July 10, 2018
Others are discussing the paisa involved.
Portugal’s star footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has decided to leave Spanish club Real Madrid and joining Italian club Juventus.His transfer is of worth 105 million Pounds.33 years old Ronaldo joined RM from Manchester United in 2009.
— Mirza Iqbal Baig (@mirzaiqbal80) July 10, 2018
Some fans are even thanking him for his services to Real Madrid.
— Talha. (@TalhaTanveer84) July 10, 2018
There are some, of course, who are heartbroken.
I only followed you to see how well Ronlado will perform here in Juventus. I am so heartbroken that ronaldo left us mannn
— Shahzad Hassan (@ShahzadOConnor) July 10, 2018
Others are discussing how Ronaldo will only be an asset to Juventus.
Juventus are already a very good team. With Cristiano Ronaldo in their squad, they can be lethal.
— Armaghan Ahmed (@armaghanahmed_) July 10, 2018
People are also predicting the reactions of certain fans when they find out about the news.
madristas waking up to the news of Ronaldo leaving for Juventus pic.twitter.com/GR90TSZFHl
— Qasim Farooq (@MangoLassC) July 10, 2018
And well, there this tweet. Lol.
"Can anybody tell me about juventus" -Ronaldo Fanboys#Ronaldo
— Sarim Zafar (@sarimzafar22) July 10, 2018
What do you think about Cristiano Ronaldo heading to Juventus? Are you a fan? Share your thoughts in the comments.