7 Clubs Cristiano Ronaldo Could Join After Bitter Man United Exit

7 Clubs Cristiano Ronaldo Could Join After Bitter Man United Exit

  • Cristiano Ronaldo is exploring transfer options following his Manchester United departure
  • The Portuguese star's two-year contract was terminated by the Red Devils on Tuesday, November 22
  • Despite his advancing age, the 37-year-old is expected to join a top club, with Chelsea, Bayern Munich and PSG among the options

Cristiano Ronaldo is currently shopping for a new club following his abrupt Manchester United exit.

The Red Devils axed the five-time Ballon d'Or winner on Tuesday, November 22, with seven months left on his Old Trafford contract.

United decided to terminate Ronaldo's contract just days after his bombshell interview with British journalist Piers Morgan.

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Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford. Photo by Naomi Baker.
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In a statement by the Premier League club, United said:

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"Cristiano Ronaldo is to leave Manchester United by mutual agreement, with immediate effect."

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"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," the club added.

While Ronaldo is currently on international duty with Portugal for the 2022 World Cup, the veteran striker will also be having his eyes fixated on hunting for a new club.

Which clubs could Ronaldo join?

Despite his advancing age, Ronaldo is expected not to fall short of options as he looks for a club to join ahead of the January transfer window.

According to Mirror UK, a return to Sporting Lisbon could be on the cards for the 37-year-old close to two decades after he dumped them.

A shock move to Premier League rivals Chelsea has also been mooted, while Bayern Munich could also be an option.

Paris Saint-Germain are the other European giants Ronaldo could sign for in a sensational transfer that could see him play alongside long-time football nemesis Lionel Messi.

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Napoli represents the best destination for the veteran forward in Italy, while another reunion with Real Madrid could be explored.

Elsewhere, the Portuguese star has also been linked with a possible switch to Newcastle United.

Chelsea fans want Ronaldo

Earlier, Sports Brief reported a section of Chelsea fans has urged Cristiano Ronaldo to consider moving to Stamford Bridge ahead of his Man United exit.

Ronaldo is shopping for a new club after Manchester United terminated his contract at Old Trafford.

Some Chelsea fans contend the 37-year-old is better-suited to move to Stamford Bridge after his United exit.

Source: Sports Brief News