Cristiano Ronaldo to be unveiled by Juventus the day after the World Cup final following stunning £100m move from Real Madrid
- Cristiano Ronaldo will be in Turin on July 16 after joining Juventus on Tuesday
- The Portuguese star is expected to be paraded in front of thousands of fans
- Ronaldo sealed a shock £100million switch from Real Madrid earlier this week
- The 33-year-old wanted to take on a new challenge after nine years at Real
By Joe Strange for MailOnline
Published: 19:33 EDT, 13 July 2018 | Updated: 19:36 EDT, 13 July 2018
Cristiano Ronaldo will be unveiled as a Juventus player the day after the World Cup final following his shock move from Real Madrid.
The Portuguese superstar will be paraded in Turin on Monday as Juve fans finally get to watch their new £100million man pull on the famous black and white shirt.
Although it is not yet known how the Serie A champions will celebrate Ronaldo's arrival, a bumper crowd could fill Allianz Stadium to see him in the flesh.
Cristiano Ronaldo will be unveiled as a Juventus player the day after the World Cup final
Juventus took to Twitter to announce that Ronaldo was 'coming' to Turin on Monday
Juventus took to Twitter on Friday evening to say that Ronaldo was 'coming' on July 16 and that supporters should 'stay tuned'.
Thousands of fans are likely to surround the club's ground as they welcome the five-time Ballon d'Or winner to Italy.
Ronaldo sealed a shock move from Real Madrid on Tuesday, bringing his time at the Bernabeu to an end after nine trophy-laden years.
How Ronaldo could look when he turns out for Italian champions Juventus next season
The 33-year-old made an astonishing £100m move to Juventus from Real Madrid on Tuesday
Juventus paid £88m for the 33-year-old, with his agent Jorge Mendes picking up £10.6m and Manchester United and Sporting Lisbon earning £4.4m between them.
Ronaldo will earn a staggering £500,000-a-week during his four-year contract, with sponsors Fiat agreeing to shoulder the burden of his wages.
Ronaldo has been on holiday in Greece with girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez this week, but is almost ready to begin his new life in Italy after a post-World Cup break.