Manchester United terminate Ronaldo’s contract


Manchester United have announced the termination of the contract deal with Cristiano Ronaldo by mutual agreement with immediate effect.

A statement on the club’s official website Tuesday reads in part, “Cristiano Ronaldo is to leave Manchester United by mutual agreement, with immediate effect.

“The club thanks him for his immense contribution across two spells at Old Trafford, scoring 145 goals in 346 appearances, and wishes him and his family well for the future.

“Everyone at Manchester United remains focused on continuing the team’s progress under Erik ten Hag and working together to deliver success on the pitch.”

Reacting to the termination of the deal, Ronaldo shared a post on his verified Instagram page appreciating his 500 million followers for their continual support towards his career.

He said, “Cristiano 500 million followers! My life, career and thoughts, shared with you, always. You are part of my story and together we’ve achieved so much. More than I could dream. In every post, each moment, your support Thank you!”