Cristiano Ronaldo has stunned the football world by leaving Real Madrid and joining Juventus. Catch everything you need to know about the €100m transfer here.
Given the profile of everyone involved, it was no surprise that Cristiano Ronaldo's €100 million move from Real Madrid to Juventus had quite an impact on social media.
Both clubs have used Twitter and Instagram to tell their side of the summer's biggest transfer deal, and Juve have benefited from increases in follower numbers.
Madrid were first to confirm the move, saying they had "acceded to Cristiano's expressed wish" to leave the Bernabeu. Their tweet -- at 17:34 local time...
TURIN, Italy -- Cristiano Ronaldo made a spectacular entrance as a Juventus player on Monday with the Serie A champions giving thought to everything -- apparently also including the weather. At the end of a day in which thousands of fans were given a glimpse of their new idol, Ronaldo's arrival at the Allianz Stadium for his official presentation to the media was met with a resonant clap of thunder.
It was apt, considering how Juve's players are welcomed onto the field for their games to the...
TURIN, Italy -- Monday morning in Turin. The beginning of another working week in Italy's motor city. It's grey outside and the heavens look like they could open at any time. But the atmosphere contrasts with the mood. Outside the Allianz Stadium, the Juventus fans are on each other's shoulders. They are stood on bollards and hanging off road signs. They are four or five rows deep against the crash barriers. And they can't stop singing.
Moments ago, Cristiano Ronaldo stepped out of the glass...
Juventus have dubbed Monday #CR7DAY, with the Portuguese superstar scheduled to undertake his medical before being introduced at a press conference.
Here's how Ronaldo spent his day...
It's not about me
🎙 @Cristiano: "Winning the Ballon d'Or is not something that I take into account. I always want to win and be the best. If things were to go well, I might have the chance to win it, but it is not something that I lose sleep over."#CR7DAY #CR7JUVE— JuventusFC (@juventusfcen) July 16, 2018
Age ain't nothing but a number
Ronaldo: i am different from all the others. All the other players who think their career is over at my age. I really want to show I am not like all the others. I am different,— James Horncastle (@JamesHorncastle) July 16, 2018
Time to meet the media
"Hi, I'm Cristiano"
Academy players are pleased with Juve's new signing
Does it look like he's enjoying this?
The main man meets his new public
Excitement builds among Juventus fans
CR 7 Fever pic.twitter.com/QnKN7LnDQv— James Horncastle (@JamesHorncastle) July 16, 2018
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