City pulls plug on Ronaldo transfer, United in
|Manchester City will not be signing Cristiano Ronaldo after transfer expert Fabrizio Romano confirmed that the forward will sign for Manchester United instead. (Photo credit: @Juventus)|
We can confirm to you that Manchester City have pulled the plugs on their proposed move for Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo and that hands the advantage to his former club Manchester United.
There were lots of attacks on the five time Ballon D’Or winner on social media on Thursday after news emerged that Manchester City will be signing the Portuguese but in a swift U-turn, Manchester United are now firm favorites to sign Ronaldo.
United are talking to Jorge Mendes and are going to finalize things this weekend after the forward stormed out of Juventus training on Friday and was confirmed by Maxmiliano Allegri, the Juventus coach that Ronaldo will not be available for the game on Sunday against Empoli.